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…

Have you ever dropped your spoon into a bowl of soup? Have you ever missed a crucial extra point, resulting in a loss to the New Orleans Saints? What about getting bitten by a mosquito? Those are all minor…

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Fantasy Hoops | Week 1

Normally in fantasy sports you don’t want to overreact after one game, but with fantasy basketball, I encourage it in the first week. During the first week, players are making their first impressions, both on fantasy owners and NBA…

All eyes in FCS football were focused squarely on the Fargodome Saturday afternoon when the top-ranked North Dakota State Bison (7-0, 4-0) took on the seventh-ranked Illinois State Redbirds (5-2, 2-2) in a battle of Missouri Valley Football Conference…

For a young North Dakota State squad, a Summit League volleyball road trip to Denver was always going to be a hard task. The Pioneers had come into Fargo three weeks ago and downed the Bison in four sets….

North Dakota State made a resounding statement of intent on the third play of their authoritative 28-14 win over Illinois State. Backed up in third-and-7 against the country’s best scoring defense, the Bison rolled the dice. In the shotgun,…

A quick glance at the forecast for Fargo this weekend reads pretty nicely. Getting outside is a great option, and a small game of football is one of the best things to do. But before breaking the huddle, here…

It’s always good to be back home. Getting to sleep in one’s own bed, using one’s toilet and eating a home-cooked meal is always taken for granted when one travels away from their humble abode. For the North Dakota…

Some fantasy busts are like old jeans. When you buy them, they instantly become a staple of your clothing lineup. But after a year or two, the jeans get old and you have to part ways. You don’t really…

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The Heisman Trophy has long been fodder for scrutiny and discussion. Week 1 stars instantly become trophy contenders, but seldom does it stay that way. With the season at the halfway point, the field can be more rationally assessed,…