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DICKINSON, N.D. - The fifth edition of the Dacotah Bank/North Star Athletic Association Football Game-of-the-Week will be held at the Henry Biesiot Activities Center where the battle of 3-1 overall record and 1-0 NSAA record teams take place. The 15th-ranked Valley City State (N.D.) travels to Dickinson State (N.D.) Saturday with a kick-off starting at 3 p.m. (CeBntral Standard Time)/2 p.m. (Mountain Standard Time).
Valley City State is coming off their 35-13 Dacotah Bank/NSAA football conference opener victory at Waldorf (Iowa) on Sept. 19 after suffering their first loss of the season to then-No. 20 Robert Morris (Ill.). Dickinson State outrushed Presentation (S.D.) 430-226 to cruise for a 43-21 victory in both teams' conference opener.
The Vikings won the last meeting with Dickinson State on Oct. 18, 2014 in Valley City, N.D. After VCSU earned a 7-0 opening quarter lead, DiSU outscored Valley City State 17-6 in the second quarter to grab a 17-13 halftime lead. However, the Vikings shut down the Blue Hawks 9-0 in the second-half as Valley City State held on to a 22-17 victory.
|Points Per Game||36.3||22.5|
|Average Per Game||444.5||364.0|
|Points Per Game||19.5||16.3|
|Average Per Game||385.0||299.3|
2015 Dacotah Bank/North Star Athletic Association Football Game of the Week
Week No. 1 - Aug. 29 - Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) 40, Dakota State (S.D.) 27 - FINAL
Week No. 2 - Sept. 5 - (17) Valley City State (N.D.) 55, Mayville State (N.D.) 6 - FINAL
Week No. 3 - Sept. 12 - (20) Robert Morris (Ill.) 28, (17) Valley City State (N.D.) 14 - FINAL
Week No. 4 - Sept. 19 - Dickinson State (N.D.) 43, Presentation (S.D.) 21 - FINAL
Week No. 5 - Sept. 26 - (15) Valley City State (N.D.) @ Dickinson State (N.D.) - 3 p.m. (CST)/2 p.m. (MST)
Week No. 6 - Oct. 3 - TBA
Nick Huntimer, North Star Athletic Association Sports Information Director