Tag: FCS Kickoff

North Dakota State's Aaron Steidl and Charleston Southern's Frank Cirone shake hands after the overtime finish Saturday, August 27, 2016, at the Fargodome. (David Samson / The Forum)

You Couldn’t Have Asked For A Better Showcase Than This Year’s FCS Kickoff

FARGO, N.D. — Most of the 18,881 fans attending Saturday night’s Football Championship Subdivision kickoff had their hearts in their throats in the final minutes as five-time defending national champion North Dakota State struggled to hold off the charge of surprising Charleston Southern. After the Bison faithful at the Fargodome exhaled collectively as a 50-yard, […]

Charleston Southern at North Dakota State FCS Kickoff 2016

NDSU Starts 2016 with a Thrilling Overtime Win over Charleston Southern

  FARGO, ND—The North Dakota State Bison and Charleston Southern Buccaneers opened the 2016 season in the third annual FCS Kickoff on Saturday night in a memorable way. NDSU, the five-time reigning national champions, would win 24-17 but it took overtime to put away NDSU’s 18th consecutive home opener victory. A crowd of 18,881 in […]