Bison Tailgate Trivia - Week 1

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BISON TRIVIA QUESTIONS - Week 1:

WHAT ARE THE OFFICIAL COLORS OF THE NORTH DAKOTA STATE BISON?
Answer: GREEN AND YELLOW

THE NDSU BISON PLAY THEIR HOME GAMES IN THE FARGODOME. WHAT YEAR WAS THE FARGODOME BUILT?
Answer: 1992

WHAT CONFERENCE DOES THE NDSU BISON PLAY IN, RIGHT NOW?
Answer: MISSOURI VALLEY

WHAT TEAM DOES THE NDSU BISON PLAY FOR THE “DAKOTA MARKER”
Answer: SOUTH DAKOTA STATE JACKRABBITS

WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE NORTH DAKOTA STATE BISON MARCHING BAND?
Answer: GOLD STAR MARCHING BAND

WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE NDSU’S FIGHT SONG?
Answer: ON BISON

WHAT IS THE PLAYOFF RECORD OF THE NDSU BISON FOOTBALL TEAM IN THE FARGODOME?
Answer: 18-1

IN 1990, THE BISON WENT 14-0 FOR THE YEAR WINNING A NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP 51-11 OVER IUP.
WHO WAS THE HEAD COACH?

Answer: ROCKY HAGER

CHRIS KLIEMAN IS THE CURRENT HEAD COACH FOR THE NDSU BISON FOOTBALL TEAM. HOW MANY TOTAL HAVE THEIR BEEN?
Answer: 30

LAMAR GORDON HOLDS THE RECORD FOR THE MOST RUSHING YARDS GAINED IN A BISON UNIFORM. HOW MANY?
Answer: 4700

WHO HOLDS THE RECORD FOR THE MOST WINS BY A QUARTERBACK WITH 48?
Answer: BROCK JENSEN (2010-2014)

WHAT IS THE OFFICIAL MASCOT OF THE NDSU BISON?
Answer: THUNDAR

WHO HOLDS THE BISON RECORD FOR MOST RUSHING YARDS IN A SEASON WITH 1,920?
Answer: JOHN CROCKETT (2014)

WHO HOLDS THE RECORD FOR THE MOST CAREER STARTS BY A BISON PLAYER WITH 61?
Answer: CHRISTIAN DUDZIK (2011-2015)

THIS FORMER BISON WAS DRAFTED IN 1985 BY THE NEW YORK GIANTS IN THE 2ND ROUND?
Anchor: STACY ROBINSON

THIS FORMER BISON WAS SELECTED IN THE 1ST ROUND IN 2016 BY THE PHILADELPHIA EAGLES AND IS
CURRENTLY THE TEAMS STARTING QUARTERBACK?

Answer: CARSON WENTZ

FROM 1910 THROUGH 1992 (82 YEARS), THE BISON FOOTBALL TEAM PLAYED THEIR HOMES GAMES IN FARGO WHERE?
Answer: DACOTAH FIELD

WHO HOLDS THE SINGLE GAME RECORD FOR MOST RECEIVING YARDS WITH 232?
Answer: LEN KRETCHMAN (1988)

WHO HOLDS THE BISON RECORD FOR THE LONGEST PUNT RETURN FOR A TOUCHDOWN?
Answer: FRITZ HANSEN (1934 VS OKLAHOMA CITY)

WHO KICKED THE LONGEST FIELD FOR THE NDSU BISON FOOTBALL TEAM…55 YARDS)
Answer: KEN JOHNSON (1997 VS. SDSU)