LISTEN: N.D. Higher Ed Board Votes On Bresciani’s Contract

BISMARCK — The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education renewed North Dakota State University president Dean Bresciani’s contract on Wednesday. It concluded a process that began in June, when Bresciani’s contract was not renewed because the board believed he needed to improve in several areas of his job performance. Here is the very brief…
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LISTEN: FCS Expert Craig Haley Not Impressed With Playoff Committee’s Early Work

FARGO — STATS FCS senior editor Craig Haley joined the “Mike McFeely Show” on 970 WDAY Wednesday to discuss the FCS playoff committee’s latest rankings, which moved North Dakota State from No. 3 to No. 1 heading into the final weekend of the season.

‘Mike McFeely Show’ 11-16-16

Mike McFeely of 970 WDAY in Fargo-Moorhead talks about the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education discussing NDSU president Dean Bresciani’s contract; guest Craig Haley of STATS FCS breaks down the college football rankings; and WDAY TV meteorologist John Wheeler recalls the blizzard of Nov. 16, 1996.

Zebra Mussels In Franklin Lake

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Franklin Lake in Otter Tail County, according to a press release on the agency’s web site. A lake service provider business notified the DNR of suspected zebra mussels on equipment they were removing from Franklin Lake, according to the release. During a preliminary search of…
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FWIW, The McFeely Committee FCS Rankings Would Be …

FARGO — The Football Championship Subdivision Playoff Committee will release its final pre-playoff rankings Tuesday, Nov. 15. This will be met with great interest in Fargo and other areas that pay attention to North Dakota State football, and mild interest pretty much everywhere else. Such is the general nationwide interest in the FCS. The committee’s…
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