FARGO, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota State football fans are making plans to take over the Texas town of Frisco, again.
The Bison will be aiming for their third straight Football Championship Subdivision title in the Jan. 4 game against Towson at Toyota Stadium. NDSU officials say there have been 6,000 requests for the 4,000 tickets that have been made available.
The school has scheduled a pep fest Friday at a 10,000-seat baseball stadium.
Entertainment at this year's pep fest will be provided by 32 Below, a Fargo-based country rock band. Drummer Luke Nygaard says the band members are huge Bison fans and are happy the booking includes tickets to the game.
Two years ago, a hotel that sponsored the NDSU pep rally was surprised by the crowd and ran out of beer.