FARGO — The day Dave Richman accepted the head men’s basketball coaching job at North Dakota State, he received some advice from his dad. “Congrats on the job, now put in a zone,” said Richman, relaying the exchange they had. “Have it in your pocket.”
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — Northern Iowa running back David Johnson, safety Tim Kilfoy and linebacker Jake Farley didn’t finish the game against North Dakota State in Fargo more than a year ago due to injury.
FARGO — North Dakota State senior Kyle Emanuel had an image burnt into his memory from the last time Indiana State played in the Fargodome prior to Saturday’s game. That recollection was watching the Sycamores dancing on the Gate City Bank Field turf after scoring an upset victory against the Bison two seasons ago.