GRAND FORKS, N.D. – With players set to report for fall camp in two weeks, University of North Dakota head coach Chris Mussman announced the addition of Delwaun Beard and Humberto Espinoza to the 2013 roster. Both Beard and Espinoza signed scholarship papers earlier this summer to play for the program.
Beard is a 6-foot-3, 230-pound defensive end from Culver City (Calif.) High School where he earned All-Ocean League second team honors as a senior. He finished the season with 78 total tackles and six sacks.
Espinoza is a transfer from Feather River Community College where he was named to the Region II All-California First Team Defense in 2012. He also earned All-Mid Empire Conference honors as a sophomore after collecting 50 tackles. Espinoza added 4.5 sacks and 13 tackles for a loss during his final JUCO season. As a freshman in 2011, he totaled 51 tackles, including 12 for a loss.
As a senior at Spanish Springs (Calif.) High School, Espinoza racked up 60 tackles and 10 sacks in 2010.
Players report for fall camp on Thursday, Aug. 1 and will practice for the first time on Saturday, Aug. 3.
UND opens the 2013 season with four consecutive home games starting with Valparaiso on Thursday, Aug. 29.
Season tickets on sale now: Starting at $75 per seat, season tickets for UND’s 2013 football season are now available. The seven-game home schedule is the best of the DI era and features matchups with four preseason top 10 teams: South Dakota State, Montana, Montana State, and Eastern Washington. Fans can save over 50 percent off single-game ticket prices by reserving your season tickets today. Place your orders by visiting UNDsports.com or calling 701-777-4582.
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