The University of North Dakota cross country team competed at the Big Sky Conference Championship today as its last regular season meet.
Freshman Grant Mismash scored twice to key an offensive explosion for North Dakota, which upended host Colorado College 6-4 tonight in their NCHC series finale.
After falling behind 14-0 in the first quarter, North Dakota dominated the remainder of the game to register a 48-21 victory over Portland State Saturday at Providence Park.
North Dakota placed 12th in both the men's and women's races today at the 2017 Big Sky Conference Cross Country Championship.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- Visiting Montana State out-lasted North Dakota in the fifth set to score a 3-2 upset, spoiling the Fighting Hawks' 20-match winning streak Saturday evening in Big Sky Conference play.
Goals by Mason Bergh and Nick Halloran staked Colorado College to a 2-0 lead and the Tigers held on the rest of the way for a 2-1 win over North Dakota on Friday night in the NCHC opener.
Catherine Klein tied the school record with 18 saves but UND was unable to find the net in a scoreless tie today with Northern Colorado that put the Fighting Hawks' playoff hopes in the hands of others.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.óDespite seeing its incredible school-record consecutive home set winning streak come to an end at 39, North Dakota persevered to win the match over Montana, 3-1, Thursday evening in Big Sky Conference play. It gave the Fighting Hawks their 20th straight win at home, dating back to last season and upped their record to 24-2, 9-2 in league play.
After its home meet and a week off, the University of North Dakota cross country team is gearing up for the Big Sky Conference meet this Saturday hosted by Weber State.
The Fighting Hawks lift the lid on the 2017-18 NCHC schedule on Friday and Saturday at Colorado College. The puck drops at 8:37 p.m. MT on Friday and 7:07 on Saturday at the Broadmoor World Arena.
North Dakota remains at home to host Montana and Montana State with a pair of incredible streaks on the line. UND has won 19 straight home matches, winning 38 consecutive sets in that span. North Dakota is 8-0 at home this season, all sweeps. The Fighting Hawks will step outside of conference play for the final time with a Monday, Oct. 30 match at 21st-ranked Iowa State before heading out for their final regular season road trip (at Eastern Washington and at Idaho).
The North Dakota football team starts a stretch of back-to-back road games for the only time this season on Saturday at Portland State. Kickoff against the Vikings is set for 6 p.m. CT and set to be televised on Eleven Sports Network.