Kyle “Bubba” Schweigert was formally introduced as the 26th head coach in UND history at a press conference on Friday, Dec. 27, at the Alerus Center.
Fans, friends and family celebrated a new era for North Dakota football. Media from around the state were also present. Below is a round-up of coverage.
- Watch the full press conference for free on UND Insider.
Grand Forks Herald
- Schweigert takes over North Dakota football
- Column: A unique press conference
- Video: A chat with UND's new football coach Bubba Schweigert
- Column: Maybe a fiery redhead coach is what UND needs
- Bubba Schweigert Press Conference
- North Dakota native Schweigert named UND head football coach
- Kyle "Bubba" Schweigert Named UND Football Head Coach
Valley News Live
- Emotional Schweigert Addresses Media
Schweigert on his defensive philosophy: "We want two people miserable at halftime: the opposing QB and the opposing QB's mother."— Jayson Hajdu (@UNDSID) December 27, 2013
Great to have Kyle "Bubba" Schweigert back home! http://t.co/VZX1vqwfL3— Mike Delohery (@coachdags) December 28, 2013
Schweigert's first order is to hire a staff, which he hopes to accomplish in the next few weeks— Wayne Nelson (@waynenelsongf) December 27, 2013
UND FB presser for new coach Bubba Schweigert had it all, emotion, tears, humility, laughter ... and his passion to win at UND #undfb— Wayne Nelson (@waynenelsongf) December 27, 2013
Unique presser for Bubba Schweigert. Lots of laughs and tears. You can see how he's able to win over a room.— Tom Miller (@tommillergf) December 27, 2013