UND Football News

Latest UND Football news, articles & information.

Winter Abyss Updates

Being it’s freezing outside and not much is happening we thought it may be time to brain dump a bit.  UND is back in session for second semester so the players have now begun winter workouts. First, we would like to welcome a new sponsor to UND Football 360 – Grand Forks Country Club.  The GFCC is one of the finest golf courses in the entire region and also offers multiple family activities, along with
read more

Brett Holinka Named New Defensive Coordinator

Head Coach Bubba Schweigert recently announced that current linebackers coach Brett Holinka will be elevated to the defensive coordinator position. We had speculated last week that UND would look in-house for their new DC and that turned out to be the case. Holinka came to UND after a one-year stint as defensive coordinator at U of Mary in 2018.  His resume shows defensive coaching experience at St. Thomas, Rutgers, and Winona State.  In 2019, Holinka
read more

Who Will Be The Next Defensive Coordinator?

With the news that former UND defensive coordinator Eric Schmidt was moving on to Fresno State, we naturally started the wheels in motion to try and compile a list of replacements. This much we know: UND is keeping the 3-4 defense so they need to find somebody well-versed in coaching it. Play-calling experience is not a hard-line requisite but would definitely help.  What position they coach does not matter.  Salary will definitely be an issue
read more

UND DC Eric Schmidt Hired By Fresno State

It was inevitable that UND defensive coordinator Eric Schmidt was going to leave UND at some point to move up the coaching ladder. Well, that time came Monday when we broke the news that Schmidt was hired by Fresno State as their new defensive line/special teams coordinator. Breaking: We have been told that UND DC Eric Schmidt has accepted the DL/Special Teams job at Fresno State. @BarkBoard — UNDFootball360 (@UNDFootball360) January 6, 2020 The Mandan
read more

UND TE Hunter Pinke Injured In Skiing Accident

By now most of you have heard that one of UND’s current players, Hunter Pinke, was injured in a skiing accident recently.  Pinke, a senior TE, was skiing in Keystone when it happened. Pinke suffered a severe spinal cord injury when he collided with another skier, forcing Pinke towards a tree and seriously injuring him.  But to no surprise of anybody who knew Pinke, he wanted to make sure the other skier felt no responsibility
read more
Click here to view our Football News posts.

Recruiting Updates

Recruiting news, updates & articles.

360 Reaction: 2020 Defensive Class

Our 2020 defensive reaction is below with our offensive thoughts in another post from yesterday. All together the early-version of the 2020 class consists of
read more

Live Chat! Signing Day 2020

It’s that time of the year again – Football Signing Day!  Everyone loves recruiting because it’s what feeds the program. The right ingredients can provide
read more

360 Reaction: 2020 Offensive Class

A much anticipated group of student-athletes have signed on the line that is dotted and are now Fighting Hawks. There was a bit of drama
read more

Former Husky Finds A Home In Grand Forks

A surely bittersweet week for a former St. Cloud State Husky standout ended with him finding a new home and a fresh start. Devon Krzanowski,
read more
Click here to view all of our Recruiting Updates.


Quick notes and news about the team.

January 2020

January 17th The defensive line job opening will close on January 28th, just in time for their last recruiting weekend on February 1st.. January 9th
read more

December 2019

December 30th We have been told that former UND standout QB Lowell Schweigert passed away tonight. Lowell bled green from the start and was a
read more

November 2019

November 29th UND has received a commitment from WR Marcus Preston of Free State High School (KS). November 25th UND will take on the Nicholls
read more

October 2019

October 29th UND has offered WR/S Matthew Maschmeier of Maperville North HS in Naperville, IL. October 28th UND has offered RB Isaiah Harris of Millard
read more

September 2019

September 24th UND has opened as a 7.5 point dog to EWU this weekend.  Total is set at 63. Nate Ketteringham has been named the
read more
Click here to view all of our Happenings.

Twitter Feed