2021 Season

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Youngstown St. sanctioned for NCAA violations

Youngstown State football on Tuesday was placed on probation for two years and hit with recruiting sanctions by the NCAA after the school and the association agreed several rules violations were committed under former coach Bo Pelini.

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FCS Week 4 viewer's guide: Games and storylines to watch

It's Week 4 of the FCS spring season and the Missouri Valley Conference takes center stage, while Deion goes for 3-0 and Nicholls and Sam Houston meet in a top-12 tussle.

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FCS viewer's guide: Games and storylines to watch

North Dakota State looks to bounce back after a baffling blowout loss, Deion Sanders and Jackson State face the first test of the season, and newly anointed No. 1 James Madison has a chance to prove its ranking.

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Youngstown State cutting 22 sports positions

Some assistant coaches and sports department support staff will lose their jobs as Youngstown State eliminates 22 positions as part of budget cuts related to the coronavirus pandemic.

Injured Youngstown State QB takes final snap of his career (1:12)
Sproles gets it into the redzone then Williams punches it in for Bison (0:39)
Lance turns near sack into TD pass for Bison (0:35)
NDSU's Watson scores from 69 yards out (0:25)
South Dakota St.-Youngstown St. announcer is the bad beats soundtrack (1:36)

McElvain guides Northern Iowa past Youngstown State 21-14

Redshirt freshman Will McElvain threw a 39-yard touchdown pass to Isaiah Weston, and Trevor Allen and Tyler Hoosman ran for scores, as Northern Iowa held off Youngstown State 21-14 in a Missouri Valley Football Conference opener between two ranked...