UND football prepares for No. 9 Washington

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GRAND FORKS, N.D. (Valley News Live) -- North Dakota football is back in action this weekend as they take to the road. They head west to take on the ninth ranked Washington Huskies.

When head coach Bubba Schweigert was asked about the PAC-12 school he listed about every position group when explaining why they are so good this year.

Putting it simply, that the Huskies just don't have many weaknesses this year.

"This is going to be a huge challenge for us but also, you look at it as a huge opportunity to compete against some of the best players in the country and one of the best team's in FBS football," Schweigert said.

The Fighting Hawks are 1-9 all time against the FBS.

The lone win came in 2015 at Wyoming.

The Fighting Hawks kick off against Washington Saturday at 4:00 p.m. on PAC-12 Now.