College Football

Jackson State Tigers (3-8)

Thu. 9/1 Sat. 9/10 Sat. 9/17 Sat. 9/24 Sat. 10/1
@ TennSt
vs. Gram
@ Ark-PB
vs. MsVl

FCS scholarship offers can beat the FBS

(STATS) - A record five straight national championships would seem to make North Dakota State the place to be come national letter of intent day, but the lure of playing at the elite FCS level doesn't always win out against another difficult opponent:

An FBS program that also is offering a scholarship to a high school recruit.

Last week, North Dakota State, fresh off yet another FCS title, had a third prospect who had previously given a verbal commitment to this year's recruiting class switch his allegiance to an FBS school. Like other high school seniors, he can make his decision official on Wednesday by signing on the dotted line.

Passing Yards: L. Ivy2199
Passing TDs: L. Ivy15
Rushing Yards: R. Johnson409
Rushing TDs: L. Ivy2
Receiving Yards: D. Fosselman872
Receiving TDs: D. Williams7
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2016
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/1 at UNLV TBA
9/10 at Tennessee State TBA
9/17 vs. Grambling State TBA
9/24 at Arkansas-Pine Bluff TBA
10/1 vs. Mississippi Valley State TBA
10/15 vs. Southern University TBA
10/22 at Texas Southern TBA
10/29 vs. Prairie View A&M TBA
11/5 at Alabama State TBA
11/12 vs. Alabama A&M TBA
11/19 at Alcorn State TBA
Southwestern Athletic
  Conference Overall
Alcorn State 7-2 9-4
Alabama State 5-4 6-5
Alabama A&M 3-6 3-8
Jackson State 3-6 3-8
Mississippi Valley State 1-8 1-10
  Conference Overall
24 Grambling State 9-0 9-3
Prairie View A&M 8-1 8-2
Southern 6-3 6-5
Texas Southern 2-7 3-7
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 1-8 2-9
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4117 (62)
Passing Yards: 3005 (25)
Rushing Yards: 1112 (112)
Points per game: 22.9 (81)
Yards per game: 374.3 (63)
Touchdowns: 27 (89)
Field Goals: 16 (15)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4223 (58)
Passing Yards: 2203 (34)
Rushing Yards: 2020 (71)
Points per game: 34.4 (100)
Yards per game: 383.9 (62)
Touchdowns: 46 (97)
Field Goals: 5 (10)
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