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How to Watch North Dakota State Bison vs. Illinois State Redbirds: Live Stream, TV Channel, Start Time

Apr 29, 2021; Cleveland, Ohio, USA; North Dakota State Bisons quarterback Trey Lance is displayed on the video board after being selected as the third pick by the San Francisco 49ers during the 2021 NFL Draft at First Energy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 29, 2021; Cleveland, Ohio, USA; North Dakota State Bisons quarterback Trey Lance is displayed on the video board after being selected as the third pick by the San Francisco 49ers during the 2021 NFL Draft at First Energy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

The North Dakota State Bison (5-0, 0-0 MVFC) will meet a familiar foe as they visit the Illinois State Redbirds (2-3, 0-0 MVFC) on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Hancock Stadium, in a MVFC battle. We have more info below, and that includes how to watch this matchup on FuboTV.

How to Watch Illinois State vs. North Dakota State

  • Game Day: Saturday, October 16, 2021
  • Game Time: 3:00 PM ET
  • TV: Marquee Sports Network
  • Stadium: Hancock Stadium
  • Live Stream on fuboTV:Start with a 7-day free trial!

North Dakota State and Illinois State Stats

  • The Bison score 8.4 more points per game (35.4) than the Redbirds allow (27.0).
  • This year, the Bison have zero turnovers, two fewer than the Redbirds have takeaways (2).
  • The Redbirds have put an average of 23.4 points per game on the board this season, 14.8 more than the 8.6 the Bison have surrendered.
  • This year the Redbirds have turned the ball over one time, one more than the Bison's takeaways (0).

North Dakota State Players to Watch

  • Quincy Patterson II leads North Dakota State with 612 passing yards (122.4 ypg) on 37-of-63 passing with five touchdowns and one interception this season. He also has 266 rushing yards (53.2 ypg) on 53 carries while scoring five touchdowns on the ground.
  • Dominic Gonnella has carried the ball 41 times for a team-high 287 yards (57.4 per game), with two touchdowns this year.
  • Christian Watson's team-high 361 receiving yards (72.2 yards per game) have come on 14 receptions with three touchdowns.
  • Noah Gindorff has put together a 69-yard season so far (13.8 receiving yards per game) with one touchdown, hauling in six passes.
  • Hunter Luepke has hauled in four grabs for 68 yards (13.6 ypg) this season.

Illinois State Players to Watch

  • Jackson Waring leads Illinois State with 521 passing yards (104.2 ypg) on 38-of-62 passing with three touchdowns compared to three interceptions this season.
  • Cole Mueller's team-high 373 rushing yards (74.6 per game) have come on 57 carries, with two touchdowns this year.
  • This season Pha'Leak Brown has piled up 136 yards (27.2 per game) on 35 attempts with two touchdowns.
  • Austin Nagel's team-leading 246 receiving yards (49.2 yards per game) have come on nine receptions with one touchdown.
  • Jabari Khepera has racked up 111 receiving yards (22.2 yards per game) and one touchdown, reeling in eight passes this year.
  • Kacper Rutkiewicz's six receptions are good enough for 109 yards (21.8 ypg).

North Dakota State Schedule and Results

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

9/18/2021

Towson

W 35-7

Away

10/2/2021

North Dakota

W 16-10

Away

10/9/2021

Northern Iowa

W 34-20

Home

10/16/2021

Illinois State

-

Away

10/23/2021

Missouri State

-

Home

10/30/2021

Indiana State

-

Home

11/6/2021

South Dakota State

-

Away

Illinois State Schedule and Results

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

9/18/2021

Eastern Illinois

W 31-24

Away

9/25/2021

Southern Illinois

L 35-17

Away

10/2/2021

Missouri State

L 41-20

Home

10/16/2021

North Dakota State

-

Home

10/23/2021

South Dakota

-

Away

10/30/2021

Western Illinois

-

Away

11/6/2021

Northern Iowa

-

Home

Regional restrictions apply.

How To Watch

October
16
2021

North Dakota State at Illinois State

TV CHANNEL: Marquee Sports Network
Time
3:00
PM/EST
Live Stream: FUBOTV
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