Another Epic UND Comeback = Big Sky Champions

In what was another comeback for the ages, UND rallied from a 21 point deficit in the 3rd quarter to beat Northern Arizona 38-31 and wrap up a share of their first ever Big Sky Championship.   UND went undefeated (8-0) in conference play.  Also, this secures a spot in the playoffs, a home game and…
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Week 11 Game Preview – Northern Arizona Lumberjacks

The Game Vitals    Game Time – 1:05 pm.  Opponent – Northern Arizona  Game Notes –  UND  TV – Midco Sports Network 2  Radio – UND Radio Network Online Streaming – WatchBigSky Spread – UND -4.   Total = 49.5 Northern Arizona (5-4) Breakdown — Offense = Spread — Defense = 4-3 Offensively – The Lumberjacks employ multiple personnel groupings and formations.  This is a very balanced offense with approximately…
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No Studsrud, No Problem For UND

The UND Football team headed out to Greeley, CO knowing it’s playoffs hopes rested on winning their game vs. Northern Colorado. They also knew they were going to be without their most important player, QB Keaton Studsrud. All three phases played like they wanted to leave no doubt in the committee’s mind. UND methodically wore…
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One Question For Jeff Tingey: FCS Top 10

Earlier today we posed a question/thought for Jeff Tingey (ISU), who is the Big Sky rep on the FCS Selection Committee. It was a fairly simple question and we felt it encompassed what many around the country were thinking.  Jeff was nice enough to respond with a well written answer. SFI:  If I said to you, “these…
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Week 10 Game Preview – Northern Colorado

The Game Vitals  Game Time – 1:05 pm.  Opponent – Northern Colorado Bears  Game Notes –  UND  TV – None  Radio – UND Radio Network Online Streaming – WatchBigSky Spread – UND -7.5.   Total = 59.5 Northern Colorado (5-3) Breakdown — Offense = Spread — Defense = 4-3/3-4 Offensively –  Offensively, the Bears are about 55-45 pass to run so far this year – a nicely balanced attack.  They like…
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The FCS Playoff Picture For UND

Is UND (7-2) officially “in” the playoffs now that they beat Weber State and reached the 7 win plateau?  The answer is simply, no. If last season (2015) never happened we would be ecstatic right now.  All happy and thinking UND did what the committee cherishes and reached 7 D1 wins, with quality wins over Cal…
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The Vital Win Against Weber State

It wasn’t pretty and it sure as heck wasn’t sexy but UND found a way to win a crucial football game on Saturday and solidify it’s position atop the Big Sky standings.  The 27-19 victory over Weber State kept UND unbeaten (6-0) in Big Sky play and improved their record to 7-2 overall. The UND…
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Week 9 Game Preview – Weber State Wildcats

The Game Vitals  Game Time – 1:00 pm.  Alerus Center.  Opponent -Weber State Wildcats  Game Notes –  UND  TV – Midco Sports Network 2  Radio – UND Radio Network Online Streaming – WatchBigSky Spread – UND -9.   Total = 51.5 Weber State (5-2) Breakdown — Offense = Spread — Defense = 4-3 Offensively –  We’re just going to be honest with you this week.  The Weber State offense scares us a…
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UND Escapes Pocatello With A Victory

It wasn’t pretty but it sure looks good in the win column.  UND outlasted the always pesky Idaho State Bengals 28-21 and came home with a much needed win to improve their record to 6-2.  UND has now won six straight games after starting the season 0-2. Game Highlights UND had 379 yards of total…
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Week 8 Game Preview – Idaho State Bengals

The Game Vitals  Game Time – 3:35 pm.  Holt Arena.  Opponent – Idaho State  Game Notes –  UND  TV – None  Radio – UND Radio Network Online Streaming – WatchBigSky Spread – UND -17.   Total = 53   Idaho State (2-4) Breakdown — Offense = Spread, Up-tempo — Defense = 4-3 Offensively – As always, the Bengal offense likes to throw the ball around the field.  They throw it around 2/3 of…
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