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UND football enjoys signing day party with their fans

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There is no doubt that National Signing Day is busy for a head coach.

It's no different for UND's Bubba Schweigert.

After receiving committments this morning and then attending a press conference to talk with the media, the team held a signing day party at the Alerus Center.

Fans were given food and coaches talked about the recruits the program received.

The turnout was great and Head Coach Schweigert understands what these fans mean to his program.

UND added 8 total commits today to the recruiting class of 2018. 

Mark Pearson

Mark is the Sports Anchor at WDAZ. He comes to Grand Forks from his hometown of Grand Rapids, MI. Mark graduated from Butler University in 2016 and started working at WDAZ in July of that year. Mark is the Monday-Friday Anchor for the 6 and 10 O'clock shows. During his time as the Sports Anchor at WDAZ, he has covered events like March Madness, Super Bowl 52, and interviewed many athletes--from kindergarteners to professionals. Mark loves playing and watching sports as much as he enjoys covering them--when he was in high school, he was the captain of his varsity basketball team, and he played on Butler's club basketball team. Mark's favorite part of being a sports anchor is capturing and sharing the moments in sports that connect the community. Aside from broadcasting and reporting, Mark loves when he has the opportunity to be the play-by-play announcer for athletic events. In his spare time, you can find Mark shooting hoops, eating ice cream, or hanging out with his wife, Kelly, and their cat, Stella. Fun fact: Mark loves math so much, he added a math minor, just so he could take more college calculus courses. 

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