2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
6-4, 2nd in MVFC

Bison defense dominates rival UNI

Don't go trick or treating at the Fargodome -- the North Dakota State Bison might be stingy with handing out the Halloween candy.


Dunne, Northern Iowa beat Southern Illinois 24-17

Eli Dunne was 26-of-36 passing for 266 yards and three touchdowns and the Northern Iowa defense forced three fourth-quarter turnovers to help Panthers beat Southern Illinois 24-17 on Saturday night in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both teams.

Credit is Brian Blalock/Sam Houston State University.

Sam Houston St.'s Briscoe named FCS' top player

Sam Houston State junior quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe has been named the top offensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision after throwing for 4,602 yards and an NCAA-leading 57 touchd

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Western Kentucky is hiring Northern Iowa co-offensive coordinator Ryan Mahaffey as tight ends coach, according to a source. WKU coach Mike Sanford knows Mahaffey from his time as a Notre Dame graduate assistant. Mahaffey played tight end at Northern Iowa and began his coaching career at his alma mater before joining the Notre Dame staff.

2017 MVFC Standings

North Dakota State6-19-1
Northern Iowa5-26-4
South Dakota State5-28-2
South Dakota4-37-3
Western Illinois4-37-3
Illinois State4-36-4
Youngstown State3-45-5
Missouri State2-53-7
Southern Illinois2-54-6
Indiana State0-70-10