FARGO – Nobody had broken a sweat yet at the Bison Sports Arena when Valley City State head men’s basketball coach Jeff Kaminsky called a timeout. He appeared to give his team a wake-up call.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO - There were still standing room tickets available as of late Monday afternoon for the Furman University at North Dakota State FCS playoff game on Saturday afternoon.
FARGO – Mat Paulson from Moorhead admits it’s a tough battle to take on ESPN over the airing of FCS playoff games, but he’s not giving up. He’s a driver of a petition aimed at getting the football games on a more traditional ESPN network instead of the online ESPN3 outlet.
FARGO – The North Dakota State football coaches took a poll of sorts last week on their best guess to which NDSU’s opponent on Saturday would be: Furman University (S.C.) or South Carolina State.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The North Dakota State career football record for games played is a two-horse race, so to speak. Cole Jirik and Michael Murphy have yet to miss a game heading into the FCS second-round playoff game on Saturday. It’s 55 and counting.RELATED CONTENT
League champion North Dakota State took home two of the four major individual rewards in the Missouri Valley Football Conference. Craig Bohl was named Coach of the Year and senior quarterback Brock Jensen was named the Offensive Player of the Year.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – It was two years ago when Jack Plankers became the first Division I football recruit from Kindred, N.D. The community just southwest of Fargo didn’t have to wait long for the second.
FARGO – North Dakota State will close November with a couple of practices and some weight training work. It’s been a pretty good month.
GRAND FORKS – The third defeat in North Dakota State’s men’s basketball season may have made the 75-mile trip back from Grand Forks rather long on Sunday night. The University of North Dakota owned the Bison all game.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The email regarding FCS football came across the inbox this morning like so many of them in the last month. It was The Sports Network, announcing its “Watch List” for the Buck Buchanan Award.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - It’s below zero and the wind was blowing the snow horizontally through the streets of Fargo. It’s commonly called a blizzard in this neck of the world.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The 2010 season was something special for the Auburn Tigers, who went undefeated behind Heisman Trophy quarterback Cam Newton. When it came to football in the state of Alabama, the Crimson Tide had to take a back seat.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - Maybe the Western Athletic Conference was using old stationary when it was in communication with the Missouri-Kansas City athletic department in the last several months. Maybe at the top of the letterhead were Boise State, TCU, Tulsa, Hawaii, SMU, Rice, Fresno State, UTEP and San Jose State.RELATED CONTENT
Merely putting on boots and a cowboy hat does not make anybody a cowboy, unless you attend an ’80s party and go as John Travolta in “Urban Cowboy.” No way.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The North Dakota State men’s basketball players were on a bus from Washington, D.C., to Baltimore last Friday night when they rigged a radio system that would make an engineering graduate student envious. Without access to ESPN2 to watch the NDSU and Georgia Southern semifinal football game, it was the next best thing.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - Well, all those Division I Football Championship Subdivision title tickets that were bought in advance are good to go, cowboy. This time, the suburbs of Frisco and Plano, Texas, will probably be better prepared to handle one massive green and yellow party.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The last public picture of Anthony LaVoy was the North Dakota State offensive lineman sitting on the sidelines with a cast on his injured wrist. That was in August. He sort of faded away.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The last conference playoff rematch of this magnitude ended when a man, presumably a North Dakota State fan, jumped on the goal post at Memorial Stadium in Grand Forks before the game ended. He got a blast of mace in the face.RELATED CONTENT
Normal, Ill. - In the last few weeks, this wasn’t working. And then that didn’t go so well. This looked like three years ago.RELATED CONTENT