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McGovern focused on football at Mizzou

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FARGO — The bus carrying football players from the University of Missouri was pulling up to the Cotton Bowl in Dallas in early January when the starting right guard noticed familiar school colors. Connor McGovern saw some North Dakota State fans walking into the game.


Leaving the field and heading into the locker room, he saw more of them.

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Jeff Kolpack
Jeff Kolpack covers North Dakota State athletics, the Fargo Marathon and golf for The Forum. His blog can be accessed at On the radio, Kolpack & Izzo sports talk show runs from 9-11 a.m. every Saturday morning. April through August, the WDAY Golf Show with Jeff Kolpack runs from 8-9 a.m.