Summer Stuff

It appears that Vernell Price, the Juco DT out of San Diego that we blogged about earlier, may be heading to South Dakota.  He had offers from USD, UND and NDSU along with interest from Bethune Cookman but what we are hearing is he is leaning to the Yotes.  Apparently the promise and guarantee of a…
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Big Sky Or Summit/MVFC?

There has been a lot of talk recently regarding UND’s conference situation moving forward to 2012, the first year UND is eligible for postseason play.  At Siouxsports.com, there is an interesting discussion going on right now regarding choices for conferences.  So the question is this:  If given both opportunities, which scenario would you like to…
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Future Sioux At State Track Meet

A few Sioux football recruits placed this weekend at the state track meet in Bismarck, ND.  RB/WR recruit Jake Miller helped contribute 24 points to Class A state champion Bismarck High’s team total by placing 2nd in the 400, 3rd in the 800 and placing 1st on the 1600 meter relay team. Also placing in…
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Odds And Ends

A few items we have come across in the past few weeks: 1.  The Sioux coaching staff just recently made their spring scholarship offers to next years Seniors.  They made roughly 35-40 offers.  Obviously not all of them are full rides.  As has been stated on other blogs, the Sioux have made offers to some high-end players who will…
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Departures And Injuries

Every spring, some attrition occurs on the roster because of grades, playing time, injuries, being homesick, etc.  Luckily for the Fighting Sioux Football Team, that attrition is minimal this year.  Here is a list of notable departures and injuries going into next fall: Departures Marcus Binns, Freshman RB, St. Paul, MN – there has been…
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Spring Recruiting

With spring football in the rearview mirror, the UND Football coaching staff now turns their attention to the never-ending world of recruiting high school student-athletes for the class of 2011.  According to the NCAA recruiting calendar, schools are allowed "Four weeks (excluding Memorial Day and Sundays) selected at the discretion of the member institution and designated in…
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Dublanko Chosen In CFL Draft

Curtis Dublanko, the senior-to-be middle linebacker for the Sioux was just drafted 15th overall in the CFL Draft.  He was selected by the Montreal Alouettes, the defending Grey Cup Champions.  Former Sioux All American LB Tim Tibesar is on the Montreal staff as the LB coach.    Dublanko, a native of Thorsby, Alberta, had an excellent junior season for the Sioux. …
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Spring Ball

What better way to kick off the blog than with a recap of the 2010 Spring Football Season. Offense • Multiple schematic changes were made on the offensive side of the ball going into spring ball. The staff decided they needed to get more plays during the course of the game due to the changes that…
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