UND FB Spring Game Primer

The UND football program wraps up spring practices Friday at 5 p.m. with the annual Spring Game at the High Performance Center. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. The team will go through about 50 plays and have some 1-on-1 competitions. Don’t be surprised if there’s about 100 recruits and their families in attendance, too. I’ll…
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What O’Brien’s Injury Retirement Means For UND Defense

UND had an unexpected loss at linebacker this spring as Fighting Hawks coach Bubba Schweigert said Wednesday that senior captain Connor O’Brien will retire from football due to injuries. O’Brien’s absence leaves a pretty significant hole at inside linebacker. UND now will have four new starting linebackers from the 2016 defense, which started O’Brien and Dylan…
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UND RBs Coach, Recruiting Coordinator Taking Job Elsewhere

UND running backs coach and recruiting coordinator Kevin Maurice won’t be returning to the Fighting Hawks after accepting a job elsewhere. His destination is unknown. Maurice is just the second assistant coach to leave from Bubba Schweigert’s initial staff in 2014, the other being defensive backs coach Marty Rodgers. Maurice, a former college football player at…
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UND FB 2017 Recruiting Class: Who Might Play Right Away?

After the dust has settled from National Signing Day on Wednesday, it’s time to look at how UND’s 2017 recruiting class fits into the roster moving forward. With that in mind, let’s break down the recruiting class by position. I’m going to include the four mid-year transfers. Quarterback: Andrew Zimmerman, Fresno City College, and Brock…
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Why Juco QB Signing Is Important For UND Football

The UND football program added quarterback Andrew Zimmerman on Monday to solidify a position with a cloudy future beyond senior-to-be Keaton Studsrud. Not only was Zimmerman’s signing important for after Studsrud’s career is over, but it’s important to point out how long it has been since a UND quarterback started every game in a season. The…
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