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10/29: UMD's Nielson Says Team Must "Win to Get In"

By KBJR News 1

October 29, 2012 Updated Oct 29, 2012 at 8:08 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) football head coach Bob Nielson said that his team has known all year they are in a position to play themselves into the NCAA Division II playoffs, and that is how it remains after last week's 38-14 win over Minnesota-Crookston.

Nielson said field conditions were less than ideal at Minnesota-Crookston, but his players made it work and jumped out to a 38-0 lead at halftime en route to the win.

Nielson made his comments while appearing on the weekly show, "Bulldog Country," which airs Friday and Saturday nights on the My 9 Sports Network.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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