Jeff Kolpack, Published September 18 2007
NDSU football: Travel change comes from "Montana debacle"The travel tradition for North Dakota State football for many years was to conduct a walk-through practice at the opposing stadium on Friday. That system got torched, literally, in 2003.
Wild fires in western Montana forced the Bison to divert their flight, a trip that eventually got the Bison into Missoula late Friday night. Practice was canceled.
All the Division II Bison did was wake up Saturday and burn Division I-AA Montana. That was the end of the Friday practice routine.
“It goes back to the Montana debacle,” NDSU head coach Craig Bohl said.
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