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North Dakota State University fans pack Dr Pepper Park during the the Bison pep rally Friday in Frisco, Texas. David Samson / The Forum

Bison fan turnout 'beyond expectations' to Texas bowl game

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FRISCO, Texas - Frisco Mayor Maher Maso wrote on Twitter that, by his estimate, 9,000 North Dakota State football fans showed up at Dr Pepper Ballpark on Friday night.


To pump up the throng of green and gold that showed up for a pep fest on the eve of today's Football Championship Subdivision title game rematch between NDSU and Sam Houston State, Maso grabbed the microphone on the small stage situated on home plate and said:

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