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Brian Shawn

There Has Been Plenty of Madness in March

It’s amazing how much can change in just a few weeks. The Summit League Basketball Tournament tipped off on March 9 with the South Dakota State men’s and women’s basketball teams coming in as the top seeds. Both programs looked poised to cut down the nets in Sioux Falls, until we witnessed the biggest upset in tournament history with the...

Making a Case for Konchar

South Dakota State’s Mike Daum is a special talent that deserves the accolades but Purdue-Fort Wayne’s John Konchar’s achievements should also be remembered in the same way.
Filed Under Basketball | College | South Dakota State University

Former NDSU QB Discusses the AO1 Foundation

Former North Dakota State Quarterback Cole Davis graduated in 2017 with a bachelor's degree in agricultural economics, but when the call came from former teammate, Carson Wentz, to help jumpstart the AO1 Foundation, he got on board right away. Get his thoughts on working for the growing nonprofit.
Filed Under Football | College | Podcast | North Dakota State University

Hedberg Enjoying Every Second Back in ND

North Dakota State Quarterbacks Coach Randy Hedberg, has been coaching football for nearly 40 years. He grew up in Parshall, ND, and had a tremendous collegiate career - throwing for nearly 6,000 yards and 50 touchdowns at Minot State. He spent three years in the NFL, starting four games his rookie season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers – a team...
Filed Under Football | North Dakota State University

Take A Moment to Be Thankful for People in Your Life

With Thanksgiving tomorrow, it’s a to reflect on what we have to be thankful for. We all place value on different things, different people or unique experiences that provide us joy, love and happiness. However, when we lose someone in our lives we love around the holidays, it can lead to great sorrow. On Sunday, November 4, my father-in-law,...
Filed Under Football | College | North Dakota State University

FCS Football Chat With Sam Herder of HERO Sports

The FCS playoff picture is still pretty cloudy as we hit the midway point of the conference schedule. Brian Shawn is joined by Sam Herder, FCS Writer of HERO Sports, to talk over what we know and project what teams and conferences can secure bids in the 24-team playoff field.
Filed Under Football | Power Rankings | College | Podcast | North Dakota State University | South Dakota State University | University of North Dakota