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Former #CFC100 OL becomes Bisons first 2016 commitment (VIDEO)

Former #CFC100 OL becomes Bisons first 2016 commitment (VIDEO)

September 26, 2015 at 6:24 amby 0 comments

The Manitoba Bisons are pleased to announce the first football commitment for the 2016 season is offensive lineman Aarmin Purewal. Bison football head coach Brian Dobie, now in his 20th season with Manitoba, talked about his newest recruit for next season. “We felt that Aarmin was one of the topRead More

CWUAA RECAPS: Fourth quarter comeback sends Dinos past Bisons, Golden Bears explode in win [stats]

CWUAA RECAPS: Fourth quarter comeback sends Dinos past Bisons, Golden Bears explode in win [stats]

September 12, 2015 at 6:50 amby 0 comments

WINNIPEG – They didn’t take the lead until there were just two and a half minutes to play, but the No. 2 University of Calgary Dinos found a way to overcome the big-play University of Manitoba Bisons with a 48-36 win Friday night at Investors Group Field. Led by anRead More

QB Kyliuk finding a fit (VIDEO)

QB Kyliuk finding a fit (VIDEO)

September 12, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Lancers’ standout gaining attention from schools. Dakota Lancers Colby Kyliuk has strong faith in one thng.            

Is QB Knelsen staying local?

Is QB Knelsen staying local?

September 2, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

  Local CIS school already contender for Sabres standout. Football runs in the family for Steinbach Sabres’ CJ Knelsen. CJ Knelsen Positions: Quarterback Height/Weight 6’2, 160 lbs Teams: Steinbach Sabres (high school: WHSFL) Eastman Raiders (minor MMFL) Commitment: None Official Visits: None Considerations: Manitoba, Open Class: 2016 CJ Knelsen comesRead More

2016 CIS RECRUITMENT SERIES: “We have long been recognized as one of Canada’s absolute national recruiters”

2016 CIS RECRUITMENT SERIES: “We have long been recognized as one of Canada’s absolute national recruiters”

August 31, 2015 at 6:28 amby 1 comment

CFC INSIDER CanadaFootballChat.com continues a series on the 2016 recruitment plans for CIS teams. During the past few weeks, CFC Editor Ameeta Vohra interviewed several CIS teams and addressed several key questions including what the what will the teams address this fall, how important it is to recruit at homeRead More

Gryphons head West to face Bisons in preseason clash

Gryphons head West to face Bisons in preseason clash

August 22, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Source: Guelph Gryphons Sports Information Winnipeg, MB – The Gryphons football team is Manitoba-bound to face the reigning Canada West champion Manitoba Bisons in a preseason game.  Kickoff is set for Saturday, August 22 at 1pm Central Time (2pm Eeastern) at Investors Group Field in Winnipeg.  This game marks theRead More

Bisons host first ever CIS preseason game

Bisons host first ever CIS preseason game

August 19, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

The Manitoba Bisons begin their defence of the 2014 Canada West football championship title by starting the 2015 season with a brand new non-conference opponent during a pre-season home game. The Bisons host the first-ever CIS pre-season football game at Investors Group Field in the 2015 season opener when theyRead More

Bisons training camp starts today [ROSTER]

Bisons training camp starts today [ROSTER]

August 15, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

The 2015 Bison football team training camp begins on Saturday, August 15 and ends on September 3. The defending Canada West champions will start with two-a-day sessions, which run from August 15-20, at two locations – Investors Group Field and Turf Fields – East Field (at U of M). TheRead More

Alberta recruit attracted to Bisons’ “championship mentality”

Alberta recruit attracted to Bisons’ “championship mentality”

June 4, 2015 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Fort McMurray OL signs with CWUAA team. Brendon Sitko is moving to another Prairie province to begin his CIS career. Recently, the 6’2, 293 pound offensive lineman (centre) from Fort McMurray, Alberta signed with the Manitoba Bisons.  Sitko will join the team for the 2015 CWUAA season. Ultimately, the linemanRead More

Bisons announce commitment of two local recruits

Bisons announce commitment of two local recruits

March 19, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Manitoba Bisons football team is pleased to announce the commitment of two local recruits with offensive lineman Braiden Watson and defensive back Brenden Cowan for the 2015 season. “We are pleased to announce both Braiden Watson and Brenden Cowan to the Bison Football program,” discussed Bisons Head Coach Brian DobieRead More

Bisons “a dream to play” for Plumas recruit

Bisons “a dream to play” for Plumas recruit

March 16, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Plumas standout joins Hardy Cup Champions’ 2015 class. Brenden Cowan is about to realize a childhood dream. Recently, the 6’3, 195 pound wide receiver/defensive back/athlete from Plumas has committed to the University of Manitoba Bisons.  Cowan will join the team for the 2015 CWUAA season. “I committed to the BisonsRead More

Sacrifices, support drove CFC 100 West to Bisons

Sacrifices, support drove CFC 100 West to Bisons

February 23, 2015 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

Port Coquitlam defensive end joins CWUAA team’s 2015 class. CFC 100 Mike West and his family are have been rewarded for the years of sacrifices and hard work. On Friday, the Manitoba Bisons announced that the 6’4, 225 pound defensive end from Port Coquitlam, British Columbia has joined their footballRead More

CEGEP recruit heading to Winnipeg

CEGEP recruit heading to Winnipeg

February 15, 2015 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

St. Hubert offensive lineman recently signs with Hardy Cup Champions Myles Rose-Standish is about to embark on a new gridiron and academic journey in the Prairies. Recently, the 6’5, 275 pound offensive lineman from St Hubert, Quebec signed with the University of Manitoba Bisons.  Rose-Standish will join the team forRead More

Bisons make history with signing of US recruit

Bisons make history with signing of US recruit

February 12, 2015 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Minneapolis pivot commits to CWUAA team. The Manitoba Bisons keep on etching school recruiting history with their 2015 class. Recently, the Hardy Cup Champions announced that Billy Hart has signed with the team. The 5’11 190 pound pivot from Minneapolis, Minnesota capped off his high school career with De LaRead More

Bisons announce six recruits

Bisons announce six recruits

February 5, 2015 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Manitoba Bisons football team is pleased to announce the commitment of six recruits with running back Jamel Lyles and five local recruits nose tackle Tristan Bredin, quarterback Ethan Diakow, defensive end Jared Lazarenko, receiver Cassidy Obijiaku and offensive lineman Randy Sanderson for the upcoming 2015 season. Bison football head coachRead More

RECAP: Carabins survive Manitoba comeback, advance to first Vanier Cup [stats]

RECAP: Carabins survive Manitoba comeback, advance to first Vanier Cup [stats]

November 22, 2014 at 6:37 pmby 0 comments

MONTREAL – The Montreal Carabins are off to the Vanier Cup for the first time in program history thanks to a thrilling 29-26 win over the visiting Manitoba Bisons in the Uteck Bowl, Saturday afternoon. The first CIS football national semifinal was played in front of a sold-out crowd of 5,100Read More

PREVIEW (UTECK BOWL): Bisons travel to Montreal for CIS semi-final

PREVIEW (UTECK BOWL): Bisons travel to Montreal for CIS semi-final

November 21, 2014 at 3:15 amby 0 comments

The road warriors continue to make football history. The Manitoba Bisons Football team went back on the road in the 2014 post-season and defeated the #4 Calgary Dinos in the Canada West Final on Sat., Nov. 15 and captured the program’s 11th Hardy Cup trophy. With the victory, Manitoba (regularRead More

Bisons charter unique territory with newest recruit (VIDEO)

Bisons charter unique territory with newest recruit (VIDEO)

November 18, 2014 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Nova Scotia linebacker earns distinctions with commitment to CWUAA team. The Manitoba Bisons has chartered new recruitment waters. Prior to their Hardy Cup victory, the Bisons announced that they have signed Kyle Gordon.  The 6’1, 195 pound linebacker from Kingston, Nova Scotia will join the team for the 2015 CWUAARead More

RECAP: Bisons shock Dinos to capture 78th Hardy Cup [stats]

RECAP: Bisons shock Dinos to capture 78th Hardy Cup [stats]

November 15, 2014 at 8:32 pmby 0 comments

CALGARY – The University of Manitoba Bisons took advantage of 10 turnovers and an impressive defensive performance to deny the University of Calgary Dinos a seventh consecutive Hardy Cup title Saturday, winning the Canada West championship 27-15 at McMahon Stadium. It’s the first conference title since 2007 for the Bisons,Read More

PREVIEW (Canada West – Hardy Cup): Bisons travel to Calgary for Final

PREVIEW (Canada West – Hardy Cup): Bisons travel to Calgary for Final

November 14, 2014 at 6:16 amby 0 comments

This is the second consecutive season both teams meet in the conference final and this season, the season series is tied at 1-1 Coming off a 19 point second half deficit, the Manitoba Bisons rallied for a 47-39 playoff football road win against #8 Saskatchewan Huskies in the Canada WestRead More

RECAP (Canada West SEMIS): Bisons comeback stuns Huskies [stats]

RECAP (Canada West SEMIS): Bisons comeback stuns Huskies [stats]

November 8, 2014 at 6:26 amby 0 comments

  Manitoba Bisons win 47-39 in Canada West Semi-Final playoff game on the road at Saskatchewan on Fri., Nov. 7. Manitoba with huge comeback from 19 point deficit in second half. The BIsons (regular season: 4-4; playoffs: 1-0) defeat the #8 Saskatchewan Huskies (regular season: 6-2; playoffs: 0-1) for the second consecutiveRead More

PREVIEW (Canada West SEMIS): Huskies battle Bisons for second straight season

PREVIEW (Canada West SEMIS): Huskies battle Bisons for second straight season

November 6, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Game Date: Friday, November 7, 7 p.m. Game Location: Griffiths Stadium in PotashCorp Park Live TV Broadcast: Shaw Live Radio Broadcast: CK 750,www.ck750.com Live Stats/ Live Webcast: canadawest.tv THE GAME For the third time in 2014, the No. 8 ranked University of Saskatchewan Huskies will battle with the University ofRead More

RECAP [Can West] Bisons stun Calgary; Rams secure final spot; Huskies end T-Birds season [stats]

RECAP [Can West] Bisons stun Calgary; Rams secure final spot; Huskies end T-Birds season [stats]

November 1, 2014 at 8:55 pmby 0 comments

WINNIPEG – As to further exemplify the crazy, Canada West football conference during the 2014 season, another stunning result occurred on the final regular season weekend of action as the Manitoba Bisons upset the #2 ranked Calgary Dinos by a 50-31 score on Saturday, November 1 at Investors Group FieldRead More