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Power Rankings 10-16-11

North Dakota Class AAA What a week of games in AAA. Century pulled the knot tight as they roped Mandan and Bismarck in for a three-way tie and share of the West region lead by beating Mandan 27-12. Next week’s final games will decide who gets the number one seed but in reality these three top teams are all so close that seeding doesn’t matter...
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Hello, Bisonville!

Really looking forward to seeing North Dakota State’s football team this Saturday at the Fargodome… and I anticipate that the Bison will bring the hammer (or hooves) down on Missouri State. You never know for sure… Mizz State beat NDSU 3-0 last year in Springfield and beat NSDU two years ago in Fargo. But if the Bears hold NDSU to 120 total...
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No Coyote Love

The Summit League is out with its pre-season poll for men's basketball and the University of South Dakota is picked to finish dead last in the 10-team conference. I think they are wrong. I don't think the USD will finish in the top 5, but I do think they can hang most nights with the bottom 5. IPFW, UMKC, Southern Utah and Western Illinois are...

High School News Notes and Previews

News and Notes Ben Love from Minot High has a soccer game at 5 in Mandan, he would be eligable to play in the football game in Bismarck at 7 if he chooses. I imagine Ben will be late for the football game. Hankinson used seven different formations to keep Napoleon/Gackle-Streeter guessing last week. Hankinson is just 3-5 on the year...
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Coach Q&A: Craig Bohl, NDSU

North Dakota State University football program is coming off an historic season. After securing their first-ever berth in the FCS playoffs, the Bison recorded a win over Robert Morris in their first NCAA home playoff game. Head coach Craig Bohl, who was rewarded with a five-year contract extension in June, is hoping to build on that success in...
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If the Playoffs Started Today...

In North Dakota AAA Minot (5-2) at Devils Lake (4-3) Fargo South (3-4) at Bismarck Century (6-1) Grand Forks Central (3-4) at Mandan (7-0) Bismarck (6-1) at Grand Forks Red River (4-3) Notes: Devils Lake, Mandan and Century have all clinched playoff spots. GF Red River will do so with a win or a loss from Fargo North. Fargo South...
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