Players on the North Dakota football team not only competed against each other, but high winds as well during what was a scaled-down, situational scrimmage on Wednesday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.
Ideally, North Dakota offensive line coach Luke Knauf would like to have 16-17 players to work with in his position unit to develop two to three full lines.
The North Dakota football team went through its first live work of spring practices on Friday with a heavy emphasis being placed on the run game.
Defensive line coach Jordan Gigli has a mix of youth and veterans to work with this spring and as the team closes in on the halfway point of those drills, he has been pleased with the progress his group is making.
A third of the way into spring drills, the North Dakota football coaches are relishing in being able to focus in on teaching more of the specific plays instead of the overall concepts of the systems that were installed during their first spring a year ago.
Head coach Bubba Schweigert does not want his team to look past tomorrow. The day-by-day theme was introduced early in his tenure and will remain a constant throughout its duration.
Desire. That's the one word head coach Bubba Schweigert quipped when asked how he would describe what he saw from his team following the first full-pad practice of the spring.
The University of North Dakota football team started its 2015 spring season on Friday with just under a two-hour session at Memorial Stadium.
Assistant football coach Kevin Maurice joined the panel on a recent UND Insider Weekly. Maurice and the University of North Dakota football team start spring practice on Friday.
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As head coach Bubba Schweigert prepares to embark on his second spring season at UND, his main objective is for the team to continue to form its identity and bring a competitive spirit to each practice.
Former North Dakota wide receiver Greg Hardin spent most of his career chasing Weston Dressler down in the program's record books.