Latest North Dakota News

Jacks try to take next FCS step, powerful Bison up next

Dec. 12, 2018 4:51 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — South Dakota State linebacker Christian Rozeboom tried watching last year's Football Championship Subdivision title game between rival North Dakota State and the team that knocked them out of the semifinals, James Madison. It wasn't long before he turned the channel. "It was just a...

Chris Klieman introduced as Kansas State's new coach

Dec. 12, 2018 4:26 PM EST

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Chris Klieman needed no better reminder of the monumental task ahead of him Wednesday than the one sitting in the front row of his introductory news conference at Kansas State: Hall of Fame coach Bill Snyder. Klieman was hired this week to replace what Wildcats athletic director Gene...

Stick, North Dakota State highlight AP FCS All-America team

Dec. 11, 2018 1:22 PM EST

North Dakota State quarterback Easton Stick was one of three Bison players selected to The Associated Press FCS All-America team. Stick is joined by North Dakota State offensive lineman Tanner Volson and defensive back Robbie Grimsley on the first team. The top-seeded Bison, who will play South Dakota State in...

Kansas State hires NDSU's Klieman to lead football program

Dec. 11, 2018 8:08 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas State hired Chris Klieman of North Dakota State to lead its football program Monday night, passing the reins from retired Hall of Fame coach Bill Snyder to someone with three Football Championship Subdivision titles but little Big 12 experience. Klieman was hired to lead the...

Tribes seek to challenge Corps' Dakota Access pipeline study

Dec. 10, 2018 11:41 AM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Four Native American tribes that are fighting the Dakota Access oil pipeline in court are seeking to challenge the recent conclusion of federal officials that a spill would not greatly impact tribal populations. The Standing Rock, Cheyenne River, Yankton and Oglala Sioux tribes have...

Seales helps North Dakota steal past Milwaukee, 83-72.

Dec. 9, 2018 6:43 PM EST

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Cortez Seales scored 19 points on 8-for-12 shooting and had a career-best five steals as North Dakota slipped past Milwaukee 83-72 Sunday, halting a four-game skid. Aanen Moody added 18 points, Kienan Walter 14 and Conner Avants 12 for the Fighting Hawks (5-5), who trailed by two...

Shahid, Geu help NDSU hold off E. Washington for 74-67 win

Dec. 8, 2018 10:21 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — 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 74-67 win over Eastern Washington on Saturday night. Shahid was 5-of-6 shooting, including three 3-pointers, made 7-of-8 free throws and had...

Stick leads top-seed North Dakota St past Colgate 35-0

Dec. 8, 2018 5:15 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Easton Stick threw for three touchdowns, Bruce Anderson ran for 124 yards with a touchdown and top-seeded North Dakota State advanced to the FCS semifinals for the eighth straight year with a 35-0 win over eighth-seeded Colgate on Saturday. Stick was 14 of 19 for 205 yards as the Bison...

UT Rio Grande Valley tops North Dakota 70-56

Dec. 5, 2018 10:26 PM EST

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Javon Levi scored 15 points and made a career-high six steals to lead four Vaqueros in double-digit scoring and UT Rio Grande Valley got 21 steals and forced 30 turnovers to beat North Dakota 70-56 on Wednesday night for the Fighting Hawks' fourth straight loss. Jordan Jackson scored...

White House intensifies confusion and fear on US-China deal

Dec. 4, 2018 7:49 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration raised doubts Tuesday about the substance of a U.S.-China trade cease-fire, contributing to a broad stock market plunge and intensifying fears of a global economic slowdown.  Investors had initially welcomed the truce that the administration said was reached...