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North Dakota State Football Unveils FCS Championship Rings

North Dakota State’s 2013 season kicked off with a huge upset win over Big 12 opponent Kansas State. It ended with an FCS title game victory over Towson – the Bison’s third straight national championship. Today, the school unveiled this year’s version of the title rings. They pay tribute to the national championship, the Missouri Valley championship and the 15-0 record they...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NDSU documents the rise of their program with documentary

A few days ago the North Dakota State University Athletics department announced a film called “Those Who Stay Will Be Champions”. According to the press release, the film covers their move to the FCS through the end of their first decade and their three National Championships. The film is one hour and if you can’t go to the Fargo Dome on April 24th for the premier, it will...
Via Crystal Ball Run
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ohio hires NDSU's Saul Phillips

North Dakota State's Saul Phillips has reached an agreement in principle to become the next head coach at Ohio, a source told CBSSports.com on Saturday. The school subsequently confirmed the news on Twitter.
Via Pro Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouts Eye View: Billy Turner OT North Dakota St

Billy Turner OT North Dakota State6'5 315 34" arms 10" hands5.16 40 yard..25 Bench Reps (225)..28" Vert. Jump..108" Broad Jump..4.71 20 yard shut...7.92 3 cone drillScouting Notes:-Outstanding durability, started 56 of 57 career games in college, four year starter, hasn't missed a game in two years- Good bloodlines, father was an NFL running back, brother...
Via Football Nation
16 days ago  |  Discuss

How Would North Dakota State Fare in Big XII?

In the past several months, North Dakota State University has proven it can compete with the big boys. The football program scored another signature road win at defending Big XII champion Kansas State, marking the start of a 15-0 campaign and third consecutive FCS Championship. The basketball team was crowned Summit League champion before securing the school’s first ever NCAA...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Saul Phillips Personifies What This Tourney Is All About...

((HT: NDSU Athletics))Some of us had North Dakota State in our picks for the early part of the tournament...A lot of you did not...But it's "teams" that do well early on if they get the chance to hang around against higher seeds, and the Bison did that beating Oklahoma.Along with teams like Mercer, Dayton, and Stephen F. Austin, it has reminded us what makes this month...
Via Online Sports Guys
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Barkley Makes Fun of Crying Coach After Saying He Wouldn’t (Video)

Once North Dakota State coach Saul Phillips cried in the postgame press conference, he knew Charles Barkley would make a “Charles Barkley-ish” joke about it, making fun of his tears. However, Barkley went on to make a speech showing the coach his tender side: “Coach, I’ve been in the situation when you lose. It’s tough, man. I’ve been so blessed in my life. Basketball’s...
Via BlackSportsOnline
27 days ago  |  Discuss

NDSU’s Carlin Dupree’s Behind the Back And-1 Against SDSU (Video)

Carlin Dupree had the move of the night so far with this silky smooth behind-the-back move that left a San Diego State defender hanging, and then finished with the and-1. I feel like Clark Kellogg describing a teams “spurtability.’ Dupree is a North Dakota State freshman who averaged just 3.1 points in 8 minutes a game this season. H/T Yahoo Sports
Via Thacover2
28 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: North Dakota State Players Locker Room Dance is Awesome!

What do you do to cap off an incredible upset in the second round of the March Madness Tournament? Well---if you are a part of the No. 12 seed North Dakota State Bisons that upset the No. 5 seed Oklahoma Sooners 80-75 in OT you do something like this:@cjzero/Twitter Loading...
Via FatManWriting
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

North Dakota State is This Year’s FGCU With its Locker Room Celebrations

After pulling off the 12-5 overtime upset over Oklahoma, the North Dakota State players were ready to let loose when they arrived in the team’s locker room after the game.  With coach Saul Phillips’ Bison Horn celebration, its really hard to not like this team and think back to last season’s Florida Gulf Coast Elite 8 run and terrific post-game parties: [@cjzero] The post...
Via Diehardsport
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

ND State Coach Saul Phillips Gives us Amazing March Madness Celebration after Oklahoma win

North Dakota State pulled off the thrilling overtime victory over Oklahoma, 80-75. Head coach, Saul Phillips, who led the Bisons to the school’s first ever NCAA Tournament win, was pretty pumped after the game, throwing up the Bison Horns to the school’s fans. They play the winner of the San Diego State/New Mexico State game. Are they this year’s Cinderella team? The post ND...
Via Diehardsport
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

North Dakota State coach worried about Sooners

I chatted with North Dakota State basketball coach Saul Phillips on Monday evening and wrote about the North Dakota State success story for the Wednesday Oklahoman. You can read that column here. Talking with Phillips was a pleasure. He comes from a different world, as you know. I mean, Lon Kruger is as accessible and accommodating as it gets, but this was even moreso. The North...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA Tournament Giant Killers: North Dakota State Bisons

Watch out for the North Dakota State Bison in the NCAA Tournament. Every year the NCAA Tournament sees it’s fair share of upsets. Little no name schools get matched up with national powers, and everyone pencils in the power conference school to advance. Then, out of nowhere, they little guy pulls out a miraculous victory that ruins everyone’s brackets on the first weekend. These...
Via Standing O Sports
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Path To The Draft: Sam Ojuri

Sam Ojuri has worked his whole life to make it to the NFL. His dream is close to becoming a reality (via inforum) Sam Ojuri is one of many hopefuls who are looking to hear their name called on the second weekend of May, and Ojuri is anything but complacent. Sam Ojuri is the reigning leading rusher for the three-time FCS National Champion North Dakota State University Bison. Upon...
Via Grandstand University
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jensen, Crockett key NDSU to easy win in FCS semis

Brock Jensen threw three touchdown passes and John Crockett ran for 196 yards to help North Dakota State overpower New Hampshire 52-14 in the Football Championship Subdivision semifinals Friday night. The two-time national champion Bison (14-0) advanced to the FCS title game Jan. 4 in Frisco, Texas, against the winner of the second semifinal between Eastern Washington and Towson...
Via AP on Fox
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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