Tag: North Dakota

CSJ’s 2018 Week 3 Game Preview: North Dakota at Sam Houston State

North Dakota at Sam Houston State When: Saturday, September 15, 7:00 PM Where: Bowers Stadium, Huntsville, TX TV/Streaming: ESPN3 North Dakota TV markets: Bismarck – KXMB CBS 12 Minot – KXMC CBS 13 Dickinson – KXMA CBS 2.2 Williston – KXMD CBS 11 Fargo/Moorhead – WDAY Xtra 6.3 Grand Forks/Devils Lake — WDAZ Xtra 8.3 […]

2018 College Football Previews: North Dakota State Bison

North Dakota State Bison Location: Fargo, ND Coach: Chris Kileman (54-6 @NDSU, 57-13 overall) 5th Season Stadium: Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome (Capacity: 18,700) CSJ Projections: 1st: Missouri Valley Football Conference 1st: North Dakota 1st: FCS 31st: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: After a one-year title game hiatus in 2016 after James Madison defeated […]

2018 College Football Team Previews: North Dakota Fighting Hawks

North Dakota Fighting Hawks Location: Grand Forks, ND Coach: Kyle “Bubba” Schweigert (24-22) 5th Season Stadium: Alerus Center (Capacity: 12,283) CSJ Projections: 1st: FCS Independents 2nd: North Dakota 51st: FCS 173rd: Division I 2017 In A Sentence: The Fighting Hawks entered the season with a Top 10 FCS ranking and were preseason favorites to repeat as Big […]

CSJ’s FCS Week 3 Game of the Week, Spotlight, And Fearless Predictions

FCS Game of the Week: No. 10 North Dakota vs. No. 23 South Dakota When most FCS football fans think of North Dakota and South Dakota, they think of Bison and Jackrabbits, but this week, as longtime rivals North Dakota and South Dakota face off at the DakotaDome, it’s all about Fighting Hawks and Coyotes. […]

2017 Season FCS College Football Picks: Big Sky Conference

CSJ’s Predicted Order of finish: North Dakota Eastern Washington Weber State Cal Poly Northern Arizona Montana Southern Utah Montana State Northern Colorado Portland State UC Davis Sacramento State Idaho State   North Dakota Fearless Prediction: UND is the Big Sky preseason favorite according to both the media and coaches polls. The Fighting Hawks are coming […]

Thirteen Breakout Players in the Big Sky Conference in 2017

The largest conference in the FCS ranks with 13 schools had a team to the semi-final round of the playoffs last year after not getting a team past the second round in 2015 so the Big Sky Conference is definitely getting closer to its usual high standard. The league, however, is also hoping to get […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings — Week 10

Its hard to believe but we have just two weeks left in the regular season. Playoff positions loom for several Big Sky schools. In my opinion, Eastern Washington and North Dakota are already in the field. Cal Poly likely needs one more win in its final two (@ Weber State & vs. Northern Colorado) to […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings — Week 9

The Big Sky title race appears to be down to three teams, with two of them facing off this week in Eastern Washington at Cal Poly. This game looks like the last chance for an upset for the Eagles. EWU has on paper to be two relatively easy games to end the season as the […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings — Week 8

  The Big Sky title race appears to be down to four teams, with two of them facing off this week. Surprisingly, that game isn’t Montana vs. Eastern Washington, which would have been the preseason pick for the game of the year. While Grizzly-Eagle match-up might have more national appeal and could have some major […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings — Week 7

Here is the College Sports Journal’s Big Sky Conference Power Rankings for the week of 10/18/2016. (Last week’s ranking in parenthesis. 1. (1) Eastern Washington (5-1, 3-0) Last week: Bye This Week: @ Montana State The Eagles got a bye and now get likely the worst team in the league this week. 2. (3) North […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings, Week 6

At College Sports Journal, we proudly present our this week’s Big Sky Conference Power Rankings for the week of 10/11 /2016. (Last week’s ranking in parenthesis.) 1. Eastern Washington (1) (5-1, 3-0) Last week: Beat Northern Colorado at home 49-31, This week: Bye The Eagles offense is performing at a peak level with QB Gage Gubrud and […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings, Week 5

At College Sports Journal, we proudly present our this week’s Big Sky Conference Power Rankings for the week of 10/4/2016. (Last week’s ranking in parenthesis.) 1. (1) Eastern Washington (4-1, 2-0) Last week: Beat UC Davis, 63-30 at home This week: vs. Northern Colorado After starting slow in the first half, the Eagles put up 35 […]

CSJ Big Sky Conference Power Rankings – Week 4

Here at College Sports Journal, we are trying something new. Each week I will give my rankings of the thirteen Big Sky Conference schools. I will give the team, its record, its prior ranking in the week and a summary of what each team did the week before, as well as what each team has […]

North Dakota vs. Bowling Green, 2016

North Dakota rally comes up just short at Bowling Green

By Ryan Powell Special to College Sports Journal This article is courtesy of North Dakota athletics BOWLING GREEN, Ohio – No. 25 North Dakota was a two-point conversion away from pulling off back-to-back wins over FBS opponents, but Bowling Green survived the late rally by the Fighting Hawks to register a 27-26 victory at Doyt […]