SignUp
Ice Hockey MM
Women's Ice Hockey MM
Basketball Big Game Plans
Play Video
Demolition work has begun on the old Ralph Engelstad Arena, as UND prepares for a new high performance training center.
Football Friday: Remembering the past
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Thursday 06/07/2013 17:25:00 (ET)
by UNDsports.com
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop

The countdown to UND football is on. With 83 days and counting to the start of the University of North Dakota football season, UNDSports.com is here every Friday with updates, news and other fun items to get ready for the year.

Today's Football Friday update speaks more to the UND athletics department as a whole. With the recent announcement that demolition has begun on the old Ralph Engelstad Arena to make way for the new UND Athletics High Performance Center, Matt Schill and Tim Hennessy look back at the building's place in UND's history.

The UND Athletics High Performance Center is a game-changing, transformational facility for all sports, including the football team.

The indoor field will allow for practice year-round and have updated locker rooms, coaching offices and more.

The UND football team's season opens against Valparaiso on Aug. 29. It's one of seven home games at the Alerus Center for UND, which also hosts Montana, Montana State, South Dakota State, Eastern Washington and more. Get your tickets today.

Northern Colorado runs past UND
The University of North Dakota soccer team closed out the 2014 season with a 6-0 loss to Northern Colorado on Friday night at Jackson Stadium. MORE
UND earns shootout win over No. 2 Wisconsin
The University of North Dakota women's hockey team played Wisconsin to a 3-3 tie on Friday night at Ralph Engelstad Arena. Junior forward Becca Kohler scored the decisive goal to lift UND to the... MORE
Women's swim, dive split at Iowa State
AMES, Iowa-- The University of North Dakota women's swimming and diving team split a pair of duals at Iowa State Friday. UND bested Omaha 213-87 while the host Cyclones were 198.5-98.5 winners as... MORE
FOX College Sports to air four women’s hockey games
The University of North Dakota Athletics Department announced today it has reached an agreement with FOX College Sports (FCS) to broadcast four women's hockey games on national television in... MORE
UND to host Big Sky Championships on Saturday
With the cross country regular season now completed, the 2014 Big Sky Conference Championships are slated for this weekend, and for the first time ever, the University of North Dakota will play... MORE

advertisement