MAYVILLE, N.D. - The Dacotah Bank/North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Football Game-of-the-Week features No. 16-ranked Dickinson State (N.D.) traveling to Mayville State (N.D.) Saturday afternoon at Jerome Berg Field in Mayville, N.D. The Blue Hawks are looking to finish their North Star conference schedule with an undefated 6-0 record.
Dickinson State already clinched the North Star Football conference outright for the second straight year after Valley City State's (N.D.) road loss at Jamestown (N.D.) last Saturday. The Blue Hawks' seven-game winning streak came to an end last Saturday versns NCAA Division II Black Hills State (S.D.) by the score of 33-20. Dickinson State is 7-2 overall record and 5-0 record in the North Star.
Mayville State (N.D.) bounced back in the winning column last Saturday, holding on to a 27-25 upset over then-No. 25 Dakota State (S.D.). The Comets improved to 4-4 overall record and are currently in a two-way tie with Presentation (S.D.) for third place in the NSAA conference standings with a 2-2 record.
Dickinson State won the last meeting with Mayville State last season, where the Blue Hawks as won their first-ever NSAA conference title outright in Dickinson, N.D.
Nick Huntimer, North Star Athletic Association Sports Information Director