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…

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Tale of Two Bison

Two distinctly different North Dakota State men’s basketball teams were on display in the season’s opening week. The first team, playing its season opener nearly 2,000 miles from Fargo, was sluggish and out of sorts. That team scored a…

With the Missouri Valley crown all wrapped up, the North Dakota State football team cap off the regular season Saturday as they host the Southern Illinois Salukis. The Bison will be coming off their latest win against the Missouri…

Lately, the NFL has been all about the improbable. Some recent statistics are revealing just how crazy the league can be. Julio Jones recorded his first touchdown of the season in Week 9. He failed to score a touchdown…

The Jimmy Butler Saga Finally Ends

The Jimmy Butler era is over in Minnesota. After an eventful year and a half, the Minnesota Timberwolves and Philadelphia 76ers made a deal to send Butler to Philadelphia. In return for Butler and 7-footer Justin Patton, the Timberwolves…

With the calendar turning to November, the addition of men’s basketball to the North Dakota State agenda is a welcoming sight. A rash of transfers and graduations has dramatically altered the Summit League pecking order. With yet another intriguing…

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…

With one hand already on the Missouri Valley title, the North Dakota State Bison look to secure two hands on the title with a victory on the road to the Missouri State Bears. In the 11th matchup between the…

Normally I don’t think about picking up anybody up for the playoffs before I’ve gotten myself there. This year is different. If you have a bench spot you’re comfortable with wasting for a few weeks, now could be the…

There are 125 FCS football programs. Only 24 of those programs make it to the FCS playoff bracket at the end of the year. As the season winds down, top seeds for the playoff bracket are beginning to emerge….