On Saturday, North Dakota State head coach Chris Klieman did not envy the press when it came to sorting out the FCS Playoff bracket. “I’m not going to try to do what you guys do. Are you kidding me?…

The Road Runner is fast. He is so fast in fact that he has been able to evade Wile E. Coyote no matter what he comes up with. At the start of Saturday’s football contest between North Dakota State…

To put it simply, with the countdown to Selection Sunday winding down, the FCS playoff picture is a mess. Actually, mess doesn’t do it justice. Six teams from the Colonial? Only two from the Valley? An independent? Three seeds…

Working backward, an exhibition loss to the University of Minnesota-Duluth will be the missing loss for the North Dakota State Bison women’s basketball team. On Tuesday night, games started counting for the record. NDSU can feel fortunate to get…

Now, I am used to Australian things leaving a bad taste in my mouth. As an avid Formula 1 fan, I am getting pretty sick of Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo failing to finish races due to mechanical failures. Him…

Someone forgot to tell Bo Pelini that Halloween was on Wednesday. The Youngstown State head coach dialed in his team that got run out of their home field by Indiana State last week to scare No. 1 North Dakota…

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Ever since joining the Summit League in 2007, the North Dakota State Bison have been a dominant conference force. In fact, the Bison took home eight Summit League titles last year. But there is one conference fight that NDSU…

The Curse of Goldberg

What happened in 1992 to change everything is still unknown, but I am going to call it “The Curse of Goldberg.” How to lift the curse? If tying him to the goal posts and ripping shots won’t work, maybe…

The only thing that was missing was the snow. March 12, 2017 had the snow, and that completed the experience. It was that day that the Minnesota United kicked off Major League Soccer action at home in front of…

The Spectrum’s Voting Contest

The Spectrum wants to hear from our readers on the importance of voting. To do so, The Spectrum is offering an essay contest on the importance of voting. On Tuesday, November 6, America will go to the polls. The…