North Dakota has extended the contract of football coach Bubba Schweigert through the 2021 season.
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North Dakota rewarded 2016 Big Sky Conference coach of the year Bubba Schweigert with an extension through the 2021 season.
Playing in its first-ever FCS playoff game Saturday, North Dakota might have gotten ahead of itself when it held a 17-point lead on Richmond late in the third quarter.
North Dakota State, the No. 1 seed in the FCS Playoffs, will begin its quest for a sixth straight national championship next week. The first round kicks off this weekend.
Deion Harris returned an interception 40 yards with 2:43 to play and North Dakota rallied to defeat Northern Arizona 38-31 on Saturday for its ninth-straight win and a share of its first Big Sky
John Santiago rushed for 204 yards while North Dakota limited Northern Colorado to just six yards on the ground en route to a 23-13 victory Saturday, the eighth-straight win for the Fighting Hawk
John Santiago returned the opening kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown and North Dakota knocked off Weber State, 27-19, in a battle of previously unbeaten Big Sky Conference teams Saturday.
Keaton Studsrud threw two touchdown passes and ran for another to help North Dakota get past an Idaho State upset bid, 28-21, on Saturday.
Keaton Studsrud completed 20 of 27 passes for 282 yards and four touchdowns as North Dakota defeated Southern Utah 45-23 in Big Sky action on Saturday.
Keaton Studsrud threw for 203 yards and ran for two touchdowns, Brady Oliveira ran for two more scores and North Dakota rolled to a 40-7 victory over Sacramento State on Saturday night.
Keaton Studsrud threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score, and North Dakota held on to beat Cal Poly 31-24 on Saturday.
Brady Oliveira ran 22 times for 171 yards and two touchdowns, including a key touchdown late in the fourth quarter in North Dakota's 17-15 win over Montana State.
Comeback of the week: North Dakota
It'd be too easy to go with Alabama's 21-point comeback in Oxford, right? On Saturday, South Dakota led North Dakota by 20, but the Fighting Hawks used a pick-six to tie the score 34-34 in regulation and secured the 47-44 win in double-overtime. McGee: Flipping the field
Keaton Studsrud sneaked into the end zone from a yard out in double overtime, completing a 20-point comeback and lifting North Dakota to a 47-44 win over South Dakota in the 51st installment of t
James Knapke and Scott Miller hooked up on three scoring passes and Bowling Green survived a late charge to hold off North Dakota 27-26 on Saturday.
North Dakota can't notch upset victory
After a TD by Keaton Studsrud brought the Fighting Hawks within one, they go for the victory on the 2-point conversion and fail. The Falcons escape with a 27-26 victory at home.
North Dakota not going away
The Fighting Hawks have quite a bit of fight left in them. This 21-yard TD run by John Santiago cuts an 11-point halftime deficit to four in the early stages of the third quarter. Bowling Green's lead is 21-17.
Gavin Hislop blocked an Austin Dussold punt and Kyle Morgan returned it seven yards for a touchdown to give Stony Brook a 13-7 win over North Dakota in the season-opener Thursday night.
The University of North Dakota, after dropping its Fighting Sioux nickname four years ago, unveiled the logo for its new Fighting Hawks nickname.
North Dakota did all it could on Saturday to convince the FCS it belongs in the playoffs, routing Cal Poly 45-21 in the Big Sky Conference finale.
Wednesday's news that the University of North Dakota's new nickname would be the Fighting Hawks was greeted matter-of-factly by some UND players and coaches.
John Santiago ran for 180 yards and two touchdowns and North Dakota built a 45-0 lead through three quarters in a 45-14 Big Sky Conference rout of Northern Colorado on Saturday.
John Santiago gained 230 yards rushing on Saturday, and his burst from the 4-yard line lifted North Dakota to a 44-38 win over Montana State.
Makena Simis threw for 321 yards and a school-record six touchdowns, and the Montana Grizzlies swamped North Dakota 42-16 on Saturday.