Stories tagged: north dakota state bison
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
NCAA Tournament: Arizona State tops St. John’s, North Dakota State holds off NC Central in First Four
Luguentz Dort overcame a hard foul and a leg injury, scored 21 points and led Arizona State to a long-awaited NCAA Tournament, 74-65 over St. John’s in the First Four. …
Mon., March 4, 2019, 12:13 p.m.
The smell of burgers and fries wafted through the State Dining Room as President Donald Trump celebrated the championship football players from North Dakota State on Monday with fast food, …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 12:40 p.m.
Eastern Washington, on the heels of its loss to North Dakota State on Saturday in the FCS Championship, finished second in both the American Football Coaches Association poll and the …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 8:32 a.m.
Easton Stick firmly entrenched in North Dakota State, FCS lore after scoring 5 TDs in 38-24 national title win
Easton Stick had a hand in all five touchdowns that reigning champion North Dakota State scored on a sunny afternoon in Frisco, Texas. He ran three into the end zone …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:11 p.m.
Sam McPherson, who rushed for 158 yards and a touchdown in Eastern Washington’s 38-24 loss to North Dakota State in Saturday’s FCS title game, is fleet-footed, but not “elite fast” …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:42 p.m.
As sure as your teenager brought the family car home with the gauge on “E” again, North Dakota State rules the clubby little realm of the Football Championship Subdivision, thanks …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
Analysis: North Dakota State controls clock, holds off every Eastern Washington challenge in FCS title game
With every yard-churning, clock-eating drive Saturday in Frisco, Texas, the Bison took away opportunities – and ultimately hope – from an erratic Eastern Washington offense working for a lead that …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:07 p.m.
Eastern Washington nose tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli, the Big Sky Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year, did not play in Saturday’s FCS national championship game against North Dakota State.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 12:29 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Easton Stick’s five touchdowns pace North Dakota State in 38-24 national title win over Eastern Washington
Seven times in the last eight years, various opponents have tried to stand in the way of the green and gold FCS machine known as North Dakota State.
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 5 a.m.
Former Eastern Washington, Dallas safety Matt Johnson hopes Eagles, Cowboys make Saturday a day to remember
The stars in Texas, big and bright as they say, aligned somewhat perfectly this weekend for one former Eastern Washington football player.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 10:58 p.m.
Nobody could have envisioned the stupefying way they won their 2010 national championship – unless, of course, they’d reviewed the tapes of all the other games Eastern Washington’s Eagles won …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 10:53 p.m.
It’s not Fargo, but it might as well be.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
Eastern Washington wasn’t expected to win a Big Sky Conference title – let alone reach the FCS national championship game – when its most recognizable figure, All-American quarterback Gage Gubrud, …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 7:27 p.m.
Dual-threat sophomore Eric Barriere the next star in long line of decorated Eastern Washington quarterbacks
Erik Meyer, the first in Eastern Washington’s string of All-American quarterbacks since 2005, nearly swallowed his whistle the first time he saw Eric Barriere operate.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Eastern Washington nose tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli donned a game jersey and red football pants Thursday as he posed for a team picture at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 12:54 a.m.
Blueprint to beat the Bison: Eastern Washington will have to slow North Dakota State rushing attack, force turnovers
Some of the most proven coaches in the country have burnt the midnight oil looking for Bison frailties, but their searches were often fruitless.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 8:21 p.m.
Official, unofficial watch parties give local Eastern Washington fans plenty of viewing options for national title game
The Eastern Washington University Alumni Association is hosting two official viewing parties for Saturday’s game, which kicks off at 9 a.m. PT at Toyota Stadium in Frisco.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
Please consider funding a budget bump that will entice North Dakota State into battle with the Alabamas and Washington States of the college universe, and save the rest of the …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Eight years after meeting in the 2010 FCS quarterfinals, Eastern Washington and North Dakota State are the gold standard of the decade.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 11:29 a.m.
When Eastern Washington clipped Delaware 20-19 in the 2010 FCS national title game, it prevailed without one of the most electric players in the country.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 7:57 p.m.
Gage Gubrud, other injured Eastern Washington players played important roles in run to national title game
The first time Gage Gubrud made the trip to Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, he pledged to return.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 4:03 p.m.
Eastern Washington (12-2) of the Big Sky Conference meets North Dakota State (14-0) of the Missouri Valley Conference in the FCS national championship game.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
If Eastern Washington receiver Jayson Williams is dropping anything, it’s a defender.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Over the span of three seasons, Vegas oddmakers have pegged the Eagles to lose four FCS games. Each was against North Dakota State, a program that’s captured six of the …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
The playing status of Eastern Washington star defensive tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli remains in question following his arrest earlier this month for felony assault after a police officer said he witnessed …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
Eastern Washington wants to make sure the 4,100 tickets it’s been allotted stay out of green and gold hands.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 9:18 p.m.
Quarterback Easton Stick ran for 169 yards and three touchdowns and threw for another score to help North Dakota State defeat rival South Dakota State 44-21 in the FCS semifinals …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 11:46 p.m.
Vinnie Shahid scored 15 of his 20 points in the second half and Deng Geu had 18 points and eight rebounds to help North Dakota State hold on for a …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
It’s easy to get swept up in all of the points, assists and dunks, so naturally we’re going to go there again. It was all on display when No. 1 …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
Quite the party the Gonzaga Bulldogs threw at McCarthey Athletic Center on Monday night. Marmite and earthworm pizza. Vinegar upside down cake. And a piñata filled with 30-weight Castrol and …