FARGO – When the Summit League puts out its men’s basketball guidebook next fall, introductions may be in order. Half of the teams will have new head coaches.
FARGO – Former North Dakota State receiver Ryan Smith no longer has any eligibility and may be on the verge of signing with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – King Frazier’s first three practices in a North Dakota State uniform were impressive. Unfortunately, that’s all the evaluation he’ll get from the Bison coaches.
FARGO – The Fargodome was lively on Tuesday night with a concert featuring the Christian group Casting Crowns. Outside the football team room on the lower level, the four young daughters of Dave and Stephanie Richman, all decked out in their Bison outfits, were playing like they had the world’s biggest playroom.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The smell of fumes from construction equipment and the sounds of heavy machinery were common at the Bison Sports Arena on Tuesday afternoon. Finally, the long-awaited renovation has begun.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The North Dakota State men’s basketball players didn’t sit around on Sunday and mope about losing their head basketball coach. The team’s lone returning senior called a players-only meeting.
FARGO – In terms of hiring time, the Saul Phillips-to-Ohio University process was done in warp speed. The Bobcats hired the North Dakota State head men’s basketball coach, making it official on Saturday night, just one day after the first contact from Ohio was made to Phillips’ agent.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Billy Turner’s journey with the North Dakota State football team was documented since his freshman year with the Bison. These days, his quest for the NFL is being filmed, at times, every step of the way.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The North Dakota State men’s basketball program soared to new heights last month when it won a game in the NCAA tournament. The next time the Bison take the court at home, they will also be on new ground.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The Fargodome played host to a rodeo last week and a circus this weekend. Those events and the animals that go with them are probably more at home to some players on the North Dakota State football team than others.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The combined records of Delaware State, Missouri State, Illinois State and South Dakota are currently 4-13. They are four of the five Division I FCS home opponents for North Dakota State.RELATED CONTENT
Brookings, S.D. - The practice fields for the South Dakota State football team are located a stone’s throw from Coughlin-Alumni Stadium.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The mailing address for the Big Ten Conference office is 1500 West Higgins Road, Park Ridge, Ill., 60068. Lately, it’s also central headquarters for AAA – Arrogance in American Athletics.RELATED CONTENT
Manhattan, Kan. - So the North Dakota State fan leaving the Fargodome in 2002 took a wrong turn and ended up in a time machine. He pushed the fast forward button and ended up 11 years later in the middle of Kansas.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The reporter got about 11 words into the question on why Kansas State didn’t release a depth chart earlier this week. About 1/16th of a second after “is that normal?” the North Dakota State head football coach jumped offsides on the remainder of the inquiry.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