Recent Football News
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Wentz Chosen as Academic All-American of the Year
Quarterback Carson Wentz of North Dakota State University has been named as the 2015-16 CoSIDA Division I Academic All-America® of the Year, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
NDSU’s Nick DeLuca Lone FCS Player Named to Butkus Award Watch List
The 32nd annual Butkus Award® honoring the nation's best linebackers kicked off its 2016 selection process today by announcing its collegiate and high school pre-season watch lists. North Dakota State senior Nick DeLuca was the only nominee from the Football Championship Subdivision.
Monday, June 27, 2016
MVFC Announces 2015-16 Academic Honors
Twenty-three student-athletes highlight the 2015-16 Missouri Valley Football Honor Roll, as announced by the league office today. Those 23 student-athletes earned the league’s highest academic achievement by capturing the Missouri Valley Football Conference President’s Council Academic Excellence Award.
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Grigsby on Hall of Fame Ballot
The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced the names on the 2017 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame Wednesday, and Illinois State’s Boomer Grigsby was among those listed for selection.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Valley Football Announces 2016 Game of the Week Package
The Missouri Valley Football Conference will have more than 50 events on ESPN’s networks during the 2016 season, Commissioner Patty Viverito has announced. The Conference will produce eight league games as part of its 2016 Game of the Week package, with each streaming live on “Valley Football on ESPN3.”
Sunday, May 1, 2016
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Sunday, May 1, 2016
Haeg Drafted by Indianapolis Colts
North Dakota State left tackle Joe Haeg was drafted in the fifth round of the 2016 NFL Draft on Saturday, April 30, and half of the Bison senior class had secured NFL opportunities by the end of the evening.
Saturday, April 30, 2016
UNI's Hall Taken in 4th Round
University of Northern Iowa defensive specialist Deiondre' Hall has been drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 2016 National Football League Draft. Hall was picked 127th overall in the fourth round.