PHOTO BY BRITTANY HOFMANN | THE SPECTRUM The North Dakota State Bison advanced to a seventh straight FCS semifinal after dispatching Wofford College 42-10 on Saturday. A dominant first half performance effectively put the Terriers away by the half….

Here we are, the last issue of The Spectrum of 2017, which coincides with the more important ending, the final Terrible Fantasy Advice of the year. The playoffs are truly upon us, and since I can’t spew nonsense each…

Although 2017 offered some quite memorable moments, but like all good things, it must come to an end. That means it is time for some bold predictions about what will happen in 2018. The Dukes reign is short in…

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Tame Draw Sets World Cup Field

With the opening of the 2018 World Cup seven months away, the group draw was hosted in the Kremlin last Friday. Putting “hand of God” jabs directed toward Diego Maradona by Gary Lineker aside, the draw itself was rather…

For the No. 2 seed North Dakota State, there was little worry of an upset by the University of San Diego Toreros in the second round of the FCS playoffs. The Bison got off to a fast start to…

Just like that, it is time for playoffs. It is the last week of the regular season for most leagues, and a new season begins. At least for some. Then there is the rest of us, who failed to…

North Dakota State claimed the No. 2 seed in the FCS Playoffs when the bracket was revealed Sunday morning. The Bison will play the winner of the Northern Arizona-San Diego matchup following a bye week Dec. 2. With the…

The North Dakota State volleyball team saw its season end on Saturday, thanks to a clean sweep by the University of Denver Pioneers 3-0 (11-25, 20-25, 22-25) in the semifinals of the Summit League Tournament. Things did not start…

It is very rare for me to end up on Reddit. In fact, other than upvoting one Rocket League highlight my friend had (with me setting him up), I don’t go onto Reddit. After listening to some members of…

BRITTANY HOFMANN | THE SPECTRUM Last Wednesday was the first day of the early signing period for high school athletes to declare their intent for college. North Dakota State squads had multiple players from around the nation sign to…