FARGO – It was 72 degrees last Wednesday when Coastal Carolina was practicing in advance of the second FCS playoff game at the University of Montana. Preparation was solely on the Grizzlies, but the weather wasn’t far behind.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – After several years, countless meetings and fundraising quests, the North Dakota State basketball and wrestling programs finally got the news they’ve been waiting to hear for years: The Bison Sports Arena renovation is 100 percent approved.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – North Dakota State will have 18 juniors or seniors in its starting lineup when the Bison host Coastal Carolina on Saturday. That kind of veteran presence has been valuable in the 12-0 season to date.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – A new recruiting rule adopted by the NCAA Board of Directors this year made it easier for North Dakota State head coach Craig Bohl to remain with the Bison this week.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – North Dakota State has two chances this week to satisfy one of its men’s basketball goals.
FARGO – When North Dakota State athletic director Gene Taylor first heard the dollar amount that the University of Wyoming was offering a head coach, he knew there would be no chance for the Bison to match it. So Taylor didn’t even try.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – If North Dakota State keeps winning and the successor to Craig Bohl is determined sooner rather than later, the Bison could find themselves in an uncommon position: Having a head coach who is already signed to be the next Wyoming coach, Bohl, while having their next head coach waiting for the season to get over before taking control.
FARGO - North Dakota State athletic director Gene Taylor said Sunday afternoon that Craig Bohl will coach the NDSU football team the rest of the season, capping an emotional, topsy-turvy weekend that will rival any in Bison football history for drama.RELATED CONTENT
Craig Bohl is in Laramie this afternoon and about to accept the head coaching job for the Wyoming Cowboys. It’s an FBS school, but it is also one that will pay him somewhere around $1.5 million plus perks that us curmudgeons could only dream about. That according to folks close to the program in Laramie.
FARGO – There have been decades and decades of quality golfers in the Fargo-Moorhead area with professional aspirations. On Sunday, the tour barrier was finally broken.
Fargo - It was 2007 when the University of Illinois football fans were frustrated and outraged by the school deciding to get rid of Chief Illiniwek, the school mascot. For a period of time, the Illini backers probably forgot that mascots don’t win football games, the players do.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - Marcus Williams was better known in high school as a basketball player who also was a receiver on the football team. He was a guard on an undefeated Minnesota state championship team at Hopkins that could have beaten most prep teams in the country.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - As long as the wind is blowing from the north, air traffic into Hector International Airport takes a southerly approach into the runway, giving opposing college football teams a good view of the Fargodome.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - Nobody can express the exact reasons why, but for some reason, the fall football camp at North Dakota State in 2010 was different. The atmosphere, the chemistry, the team dynamic – all just a little bit different.RELATED CONTENT
Terre Haute, Ind. - There were 67 seconds left in the halftime intermission when the football players from Indiana State emerged from the locker room. There were folks wondering if they were going to come out at all.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - The day started with rain, wind and cold – not exactly a postcard kind of day for the thousands of professional tailgaters before every North Dakota State football game. So they had to improvise.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