St. Cloud State to drop football program

St.Cloud State University is dropping its football program effective with the 2020 season. The University made the announcement Tuesday after a meeting with coaches, players and athletic department officials. St.Cloud State has been struggling with budget problems which in 2016 led … Continue reading St. Cloud State to drop football program

Concordia-St. Paul’s Laudet a finalist for Fred Mitchell placekickers award

CHICAGO, Ill. – Concordia-St. Paul kicker/punter Danny Laudet will continue the Golden Bear football legacy of nationally-recognized placekickers, being named a Fred Mitchell Award Top-10 Finalist. Laudet joins former teammate Jonas Schenderlein (2017 & 2018) and 2014 Mitchell Award winner Tom Obarski as the program has had a national finalist four times in the past six years. The Fred Mitchell Most Outstanding Placekicker Award recognizes placekickers for their excellence on the football field for the 2019 season and for continued community service during their collegiate careers. The recipient of the 2019 Fred Mitchell Award will be announced in mid-December. Laudet … Continue reading Concordia-St. Paul’s Laudet a finalist for Fred Mitchell placekickers award

Minnesota Score Radio to broadcast Concordia-St.Paul Golden Bears football on AM 1440 Saturday

Minneapolis, MN (October 31, 2019) Minnesota Score Radio announced today that they will be broadcasting this Saturday’s (Nov 2) NSIC Division Two football game between Concordia University-St. Paul and Augustana from Sioux Falls, South Dakota on AM 1440-KYCR Radio in the Twin Cities. The game features two of the top teams in the NSIC South Division, both at 3-and-1 and tied for second in divisional play behind unbeaten Minnesota State-Mankato. Concordia is 5-and-3 overall coming off of a thrilling 24-23 overtime win over Bemidji State last Saturday, while Augustana is 6-and-2 overall. The game will be broadcast by veteran play-by-play announcer … Continue reading Minnesota Score Radio to broadcast Concordia-St.Paul Golden Bears football on AM 1440 Saturday

Concordia-St Paul holds off Bemidji in OT

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Paced by game-changing play in the first half by junior defensive end Chris Garrett, Concordia-St. Paul (5-3 NSIC) secured a 24-23 overtime win over Bemidji State (5-3 NSIC) on Saturday afternoon in the final divisional crossover week between the NSIC North and South. On a sunny, breezy fall afternoon at Sea Foam Stadium, Garrett’s two strip sacks in the first half pushed him to a new school record with 33.5 career sacks, surpassing Zach Moore’s (2009-13) 33.0. Moore would later become CSP’s first-ever NFL Draft Pick, a sixth round selection by the New England Patriots in 2014, won … Continue reading Concordia-St Paul holds off Bemidji in OT

Concordia-St.Paul sacks MSU-Moorhead

ST. PAUL, Minn. – On a cold, snowy homecoming Saturday, Concordia-St. Paul’s (4-2 NSIC) defense made MSU Moorhead’s (3-3 NSIC) afternoon even more difficult, tying an NCAA Division II record with 14 sacks in a 24-17 win at Sea Foam Stadium. It’s Concordia’s third homecoming win at Sea Foam Stadium since moving the team from down the street at Griffin Stadium back to campus in 2009 and the first homecoming win since 2014 (44-3 vs UM Crookston). Junior defensive end Chris Garrett set the school record with 6.5 tackles for loss, added 5.0 sacks to fall one shy of the team’s single game … Continue reading Concordia-St.Paul sacks MSU-Moorhead

St. Cloud State edges Concordia-St. Paul in OT

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – Concordia-St. Paul (3-2 NSIC) was outlasted 18-15 in overtime on Saturday afternoon at St. Cloud State (3-2 NSIC) on a chilly fall day with a constant drizzle and light rain at Husky Stadium, overlooking the Mississippi River. … Continue reading St. Cloud State edges Concordia-St. Paul in OT

Minnesota College Football: Concordia-St.Paul gets comeback win at Wayne State

WAYNE, Neb. – Concordia-St. Paul (3-1 NSIC, 3-1 South) picked up a 28-21 comeback win on the road, topping Wayne State (1-3 NSIC, 1-3 South) on Saturday evening at Bob Cunningham Field (Memorial Stadium). The Golden Bears move to 3-1 for the first time since the 2013 season. Earlier this year, CSP snapped a 10 game losing streak in road night games dating back to that same 2013 season and have now won two road night games in a row. Concordia also improves to 11-10 all-time against Wayne State in an annual series dating back to 1999 when Concordia joined the … Continue reading Minnesota College Football: Concordia-St.Paul gets comeback win at Wayne State