The sophomore quarterback is declaring for the 2021 NFL draft, according to Yahoo Sports. Pete Thamel says Lance told him in a phone interview. Lance’s decision means he’ll be leaving school and not playing in the upcoming Bison spring season.
The Summit League Women’s Soccer season isn’t set to being until the Spring of 2021, and thanks to a new rule from the NCAA, seniors who would have exhausted eligibility this fall, will be able to return for next fall.
Fullback Hunter Luepke scored two touchdowns and No. 1-ranked North Dakota State’s defense responded with two stops late in the fourth quarter for a 39-28 victory over 11th-ranked Central Arkansas on Saturday, Oct. 3, at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome.
The Central Arkansas Bears knew what they were getting into when they took the call from NDSU to get a game on the schedule for this fall. The Bison are coming off a third straight national championship and bring back one of the most prolific quarterbacks in the country.
The Missouri Valley Football Conference will play an eight-game conference-only Spring 2021 schedule over a nine-week period beginning with a Feb. 19 contest as South Dakota hosts Western Illinois in Vermillion, S.D.
Division I will work toward hosting scaled back fall championships in the spring, the Division I Board of Directors determined. The board met by videoconference Friday and adopted the Division I Council recommendation regarding fall championships.
Multiple FCS conferences held presidents meetings Thursday to discuss the option and new guidelines required to host fall athletics. FCS National Coordinator for HERO Sports Brian McLaughlin first reported the Big Sky voted to cancel the fall season. That report was later confirmed by Stadium Networks Brett McMurphy’s sources.
The North Dakota State University athletics department and director of track & field and cross country Stevie Keller announced Tuesday that Andrew Carlson has been promoted to head coach of the Bison cross country program.
North Dakota State quarterback Trey Lance was named to the preseason watch list for the Manning Award, sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl, on Thursday, July 30. The list includes 30 of the top college quarterbacks in the nation heading into the 2020 football season.
The Summit League’s Presidents Council agreed to delay the start of fall sports for member institutions until Sept. 23 based upon the recommendation from the League’s Joint Council due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Missouri Valley Football Conference Presidents Council has determined patience is warranted regarding any decision to modify the 2020 Fall season, seeing merit in delaying as long as there remains a possibility to provide a safe competitive opportunity for MVFC student-athletes.
The North Dakota State football schedule is down to just nine regular-season games, including a single non-conference game. COVID-19 concerns continue to cut down the season as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference becomes the latest NCAA athletics conference to make a cut.
Former Bison football player and current Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Billy Turner is using his non-profit, the Kind Energy Foundation, to help as many people as he can during the COVID-19 pandemic.