Jeff Kolpack covers North Dakota State athletics, the Fargo Marathon and golf for The Forum. His blog can be accessed at www.bisonmedia.areavoices.com. On the radio, Kolpack & Izzo sports talk show runs from 9-11 a.m. every Saturday morning. April through August, the WDAY Golf Show with Jeff Kolpack runs from 8-9 a.m.
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FRISCO, Texas — There were times in Saturday’s Division I FCS national title game where Towson University’s Terrance West looked every bit of the higher-end NFL prospect that he’s been tabbed.
FRISCO, Texas — It was a collection of thousands and thousands of hellos and a few goodbyes on Saturday afternoon at Toyota Stadium. Hello history, it’s nice to meet you. My name is North Dakota State, and you can put us in that dynasty category, thank you very much.
FARGO — The kid just out of middle school football got in line to get his equipment his freshman year of high school. He was a running back, tight end and linebacker.
FRISCO, Texas — When Dean Bresciani left his administrative position at Texas A&M three-plus years ago, he figured he would get his holidays back. The Aggies are a perennial FBS bowl-playing program after all.
FRISCO, Texas — Sept. 11, 2010, is a day the veteran members of the North Dakota State offensive line will not soon forget. That was the Saturday when Northern Iowa gave them a harsh Missouri Valley Football Conference lesson.
FRISCO, Texas – Sept. 11, 2010, is a day the veteran members of the North Dakota State offensive line will not soon forget. That was the Saturday when Northern Iowa...
FARGO — The travel schedule for Matt Veldman from Minneapolis to Frisco, Texas, this week will give the NFL tight end a tour of the middle of the country. He’ll be all over the place.
FARGO — Frisco, Texas, has been one of the fastest-growing cities in America. If you need somebody to gauge it the last three years, just find a representative from North Dakota State.
FARGO — It will be the last college game of his career and Ryan Smith would probably play in the Division I FCS title game even if his hamstrings were surgically removed.
FARGO — Members of the 1983 Towson State football team may watch the Division I FCS national title game on Saturday and see a familiar name. A lot has changed since then, including the last name of the school — now Towson University.