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Schnepf: Despite dominance, Taylor says FBS move isn’t coming anytime soon

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — After North Dakota State’s football team claimed yet another Division II national championship in 1986, the opposing coach was basically wishing the Bison good riddance.

“I wish the hell they would get out of Division II. They can go …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Schnepf: Despite dominance, Taylor says FBS move isn’t coming anytime soon

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — After North Dakota State’s football team claimed yet another Division II national championship in 1986, the opposing coach was basically wishing the Bison good riddance.

“I wish the hell they would get out of Division II. They can go …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The rise of the FCS: recruiting high school seniors giving FCS football upper hand over FBS recruiting younger players

September 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO It wasn’t a surprise to Lou Holtz when North Dakota State defeated Kansas State in the college football season opener for both teams. The ESPN analyst predicted it. Continue Reading

Big Ten isn’t going to penalize schools for scheduling FCS teams

September 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

If all goes according to plan, the possibility of one of those attention-grabbing FCS wins won’t exist much longer in the Big Ten. Continue Reading

Bison loaded with veterans in search for 3rd title

August 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO North Dakota State returns 18 starters from a team that has won 28 of 30 games the last two years and claimed back-to-back Football Championship Subdivision titles. Continue Reading

David to get fewer cracks at Goliath

July 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW YORK College football’s Davids will get fewer chances to knock off the Goliaths in the coming years.
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Georgia Southern, Appalachian State look to jump to FBS

March 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Two of the premier residents of the Division I Football Championship Subdivision house are moving out after this season. Georgia Southern and Appalachian State are Football Bowl Subdivision-bound, according to multiple reports, and will join the Sun Belt Conference.
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Bobcats buy out contract with Bison, eye game vs SMU

February 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The athletic director at North Dakota State is not happy with Montana State. Gene Taylor on Saturday said the Bobcats have opted to buy out of next September’s football game at the Fargodome, leaving the Bison scrambling to find an 11th opponent. Continue Reading

Bobcats buy out contract with Bison, eye game vs SMU

February 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The athletic director at North Dakota State is not happy with Montana State. Gene Taylor on Saturday said the Bobcats have opted to buy out of next September’s football game at the Fargodome, leaving the Bison scrambling to find an 11th opponent. Continue Reading

NDSU returns to FCS title game with 23-20 semifinal win over Georgia Southern

December 14, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The Bison are marching back to Frisco. Junior quarterback Brock Jensen scored a 5-yard touchdown run with a shade over three minutes remaining at Gate City Bank Field. Continue Reading