It was January of 2012 here in Frisco when Matt Larsen was first exposed to North Dakota State football.
FARGO — The last time Lawrence Alexander played basketball against Oral Roberts, he was a freshman who was — as he put it — getting his feet wet.
FARGO — Intensity has been the buzz word for North Dakota State’s women’s basketball team under first-year head coach Maren Walseth. It was definitely humming in Scheels Arena on Friday when the Bison opened Summit League play with a convincing 77-64 win over Oral Roberts.
FARGO — K.C. Keeler’s Sam Houston State football team had a 1-3 record in September. His wife started asking about plans for Christmas. With their son working in Hollywood and their daughter living in Wilmington, Del., they were pondering if they should fly them to Mexico or Brazil and have Christmas together.
FARGO — On the day he was named the best defensive football player in the country, North Dakota State’s Kyle Emanuel was asked about being an academic All-American.
FARGO — What in the wide, wide world of sports is going on at North Dakota State University?
FARGO — With six North Dakota State seniors playing in what is most likely the last college men’s basketball game in the Bison Sports Arena, it seemed more than appropriate to honor them with a 30-minute tribute after Saturday night’s 78-68 win over Denver.