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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UND FB Adds 3 More Verbals

The UND football recruiting game has been busy the past two days. On Wednesday, the Fighting Hawks gained the commitments of Fargo South’s Jack Pifer; Columbine, CO’s Mikey Griebel and Arvada, CO’s Tyler Shannon. Pifer, 6-foot-4, played QB at South but is expected to be a preferred walk-on at wide receiver. Griebel, whose brother plays…
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Where To Play Johannesson?

UND has added an FBS transfer to one of its deepest position groups. James Johannesson, a redshirt freshman running back at Minnesota, will join the Fighting Hawks for spring ball. The former Fargo South star will join a deep backfield with John Santiago, Brady Oliveira, Austin Gordon and Oscar Nevermann. Santiago and Oliveira were sophomores…
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