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Preparing for the NCHC playoffs

Preparing for the NCHC playoffs

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Jack Harvey, Sports

As we come down the stretch of the 2016-17 UND hockey regular season, the attention is now pointed towards one thing; the playoffs. The NCHC playoffs are right around the corner as regular season standings fall into place. Things will be different for UND this time around. Sitting in a tie for fourth,...

Earning their feathers: Football Recruits

Earning their feathers: Football Recruits

Adam Demoulas, Staff Writer
February 24
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The UND Football team made great off-season moves picking up 25 new recruits for the future of the football program. Head Coach Bubba Schweigert and the rest of the coaching staff believe they have found some future stars that can develop to their full potential. “They really have to believe...

Repeating History?

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 24
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

As the shortest month of the year comes to an end it can only mean one thing. March Madness. To many, March Madness is all about filling out brackets and always picking Duke to lose in the first round. But to hockey fans, March Madness is also about the college hockey playoffs. This weekend kick...

Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
February 24
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It’s no mystery the UND Fighting Hawks men’s hockey team is in the midst of a season of adversity. After being swept by Western Michigan last weekend, the Hawks have lost seven out of their last 10 games and sit fifth in the NCHC standings with a 15-13-3 record, including 8-11-1-1 in the conference. With...

Senior send off against Ohio State

Senior send off against Ohio State

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
February 18
Filed under Jake Andersen, Sports

The UND Fighting Hawks women’s hockey team is back home to take on the Ohio State University Buckeyes for one final weekend series of games before the WCHA playoff next weekend. The Hawks (13-13-6, 10-11-5-3 WCHA) come off a stretch of disappointing road losses to the no. 2 University of Minnesota-Duluth...

UND comes out swinging

UND comes out swinging

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 18
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Fighting Hawks start softball season with best record since moving to Divison 1 The UND Fighting Hawks softball team will be looking to keep improving from their 17-37 record last season as spring tournaments get under way. “Getting stir crazy inside, so it’s going to be nice to get out on the fiel...

Taking Wildcats territory

Taking Wildcats territory

Adam Demoulas, Staff Writer
February 18
Filed under Adam Demoulas, Sports

The UND men’s basketball team head into travel mode after coming off of a victorious three game homestand. After Thursday’s matchup in Pocatello, Idaho the squad will head to Ogden, Utah to meet the biggest competition in the Big Sky: Weber State. UND hopes to roll with the momentum after an...

Hawks Vandalize Idaho

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 14
Filed under Jack Harvey, Sports

The UND men’s basketball team was able to close out the home stand with a win this weekend over the Idaho Vandals 88-65. This marked the Fighting Hawks’ fifteenth win on the season as well as their tenth in their last 12 games. “Honestly, I thought that was the best we have played from start to finish from an e...

Vandals snap Hawks streak

Vandals snap Hawks streak

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
February 14
Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

The UND Fighting Hawks women’s basketball team had their seven-game win streak snapped in a 74-61 loss to the University of Idaho Vandals in Moscow, Idaho Saturday, Feb. 11. With UND’s top four scorers shooting a dismal 29.7 percent (11-37) from the field, the Hawks (16-8, 11-2) were unable to ge...

Heading down the Gopher Hole

Heading down the Gopher Hole

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 10
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

After a tough sweep against Minnesota Duluth, UND Women’s Hockey team will look to bounce back against another big rival, the University of Minnesota. The Hawks were on the wrong end of a low scoring series as both teams combined for five goals scored on the weekend with Friday’s game resulting...

UND looks to stay on top

UND looks to stay on top

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
February 10
Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

The UND Fighting Hawks women’s basketball team seeks to continue their winning ways as they head to Moscow, Idaho to take on the University of Idaho Vandals on Saturday Feb. 11. The Hawks (15-7, 10-1) are coming off a huge 57-51 win over the University of Northern Colorado Bears and are now tied...

Hawks take tight match against bears

Hawks take tight match against bears

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 7
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

After a tough start to the second half, the UND fighting Hawks basketball team fought back to beat Big Sky rival Northern Colorado. The Hawks weren’t able to get anything going in the first half trailing after the 16:41 and weren’t able to get any closer than 3 points behind but Northern Colorado but UN...

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