Pete Rozelle from 1960-1989.
10 YEARS AGO (2007): Bismarck's penalty-killing troubles continued as the Bobcats gave up two power play goals in a loss to the Alaska Avalanche at Wasilla. Alex Olson scored the Bobcats' lone goal in a 3-1 loss.
20 YEARS AGO (1997): New England-Regent quarterback Nathan Schatz hit Brian Erickson for a 55-yard touchdown pass with 4:45 to play, to lift the Tigers past Benson County in the state nine-man football semifinals at the Fargodome. The victory sends the undefeated Tigers into the state championship game against Rolette, also undefeated.
50 YEARS AGO (1967): North Central Conference champion North Dakota State has accepted a bid to play in the Pecan Bowl for Midwest College Division football championship. The game will be played in Abilene, Texas, on Dec. 15. Bison coach Ron Erhardt said NDSU will play the winner of a clash between Texas-Arlington and Lamar Tech.
KXMR (710 AM) – Seattle at Arizona
ESPN — North Carolina at Pittsburgh
TGC — PGA Tour, OHL Classic at Mayakoba, at Playa del Carmen, Mexico
TGC — LPGA Tour, Blue Bay LPGA, at Hainan Island, China
TNT — Cleveland at Houston
TNT — Oklahoma City at Denver
NBC — Seattle at Arizona
ESPN2 — FIFA, 2018 World Cup qualifying: Northern Ireland vs. Switzerland,
ESPN2 — International friendly: Canada vs. United States, at Vancouver, British Columbia
NBCSN — IBSF World Cup, Women's Bobsled, at Lake Placid, N.Y. (same-day tape)
Thursday, Nov. 9
College basketball: Stone Child College at United Tribes, 5:30/7:30 p.m.
High school volleyball: West Region Tournament, Mandan: Jamestown vs. Dickinson, 1 p.m.; Mandan vs. Bismarck, 3 p.m.; Century vs. St. Mary’s, 5 p.m.; Legacy vs. Minot, 7 p.m. Region 5 Tournament at Shiloh: Third-place game: Grant County vs. Garrison-Max, 6 p.m. Championship game: Center-Stanton vs. Shiloh Christian, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 10
College basketball: Presentation College at BSC, Armory, 6/8 p.m.; Sisseton Wahpeton College at United Tribes, 5:30/7:30 p.m.
College hockey: Miami (Ohio) at UND, 7:37 p.m.
College volleyball: U-Mary at Concordia-St. Paul, 6 p.m.
College women’s basketball: U-Mary vs. Central Missouri at Kansas City, Mo., 2:30 p.m.
High school football: Dakota Bowl, Fargodome, Nine-Man: Shiloh Christian vs. Wyndmere-Lidgerwood 9:10 a.m.; Class A: Langdon Area-Edmore-Munich vs. Hillsboro-Central Valley, 20 minutes after game 1; Class AA: St. Mary’s vs. Fargo Shanley, 20 minutes after Class A; Class AAA: West Fargo vs. Minot, 6:40 p.m.
High school girls swimming: State meet, Bismarck Aquatic & Wellness Center: Diving prelims, 12:30 p.m.; Swimming prelims, 3:30 p.m.
High school volleyball: West Region Tournament, Mandan
NAHL: Bismarck at Fairbanks
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