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Sat. 9/5 Sat. 9/12 Sat. 9/19 Sat. 9/26 Sat. 10/3
@ Oregon
vs. Drake
vs. NCA&T
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North Dakota State practicing, pursuing nonconference games

(Stats Perform) - North Dakota State, the three-time defending FCS champion, continues to practice despite the uncertainty of playing games this fall.

The Bison opened preseason camp on Friday, held a second practice on Sunday and has the next one scheduled for Monday.

The FCS' top program left open the possibility of playing up to three nonconference games this fall after Missouri Valley Football Conference presidents allowed that opportunity to members schools when the league season was suspended this past Friday due to the COVID-19 pandemic. All three of the Bison's original out-of-conference games were canceled by the opponents - Oregon, Drake and North Carolina A&T.

Passing Yards: T. Lance2786
Passing TDs: T. Lance28
Rushing Yards: T. Lance1100
Rushing TDs: T. Lance14
Receiving Yards: C. Watson732
Receiving TDs: N. Gindorff6
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2020
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/5 at Oregon Cancelled
9/12 vs. Drake Postponed
9/19 vs. North Carolina A&T Postponed
9/26 at UNI Postponed
10/3 vs. Illinois State Postponed
10/10 at Indiana State Postponed
10/17 vs. South Dakota State Postponed
10/24 vs. Youngstown State Postponed
10/31 at Missouri State Postponed
11/14 vs. North Dakota Postponed
11/21 at South Dakota Postponed
Missouri Valley
  Conference Overall
Illinois State 0-0 0-0
Indiana State 0-0 0-0
Missouri State 0-0 0-0
North Dakota 0-0 0-0
North Dakota State 0-0 0-0
South Dakota 0-0 0-0
South Dakota State 0-0 0-0
Southern Illinois 0-0 0-0
Northern Iowa 0-0 0-0
Western Illinois 0-0 0-0
Youngstown State 0-0 0-0
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 7512 (1)
Passing Yards: 2911 (42)
Rushing Yards: 4601 (2)
Points per game: 37.3 (9)
Yards per game: 469.5 (8)
Touchdowns: 79 (1)
Field Goals: 13 (37)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4413 (45)
Passing Yards: 2218 (25)
Rushing Yards: 2195 (89)
Points per game: 12.3 (1)
Yards per game: 275.8 (2)
Touchdowns: 20 (2)
Field Goals: 16 (115)
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