The North Dakota State University athletic department has announced that Saturday's home-opening football game against Ferris State at Gate City Bank Field in the Fargodome has been designated as a "Gold Rush" game.
The NDSU football team will be wearing an alternate gold jersey for the 4 p.m. game. NDSU encourages all fans to wear gold to the game. The Bison will also wear the alternate gold jersey for the Oct. 12 Homecoming contest against Missouri State.
To add to the weekend's festivities, NDSU is also asking fans to wear gold to the Bison soccer game at Dacotah Field on Friday against Idaho at 5 p.m. and the Bison volleyball game against No. 17 Louisville on Friday night at 7 p.m.