MCAC 2017 Football Preview: Dakota College at Bottineau

MCAC 2017 Football Preview: Dakota College at Bottineau
Head Coach | Years as Dakota College | Overall W-L 

Dan Davis, Entering 2nd Year at DCB | 4-5 Overall Record

Assistant Coaches:

Roger Mitchell , Offensive Coordinator

2016 MCAC Overall Record - Division Record - Place of Finish

4-5 Overall | 2-3 Western Division | 4th place West 

Key Returning and Incoming Players:

Nick Madourie, DE, Miami, FL

James Newman, OL, Detroit, MI

Trent Postma, LB, Lynden, WA

Spencer Dorsey, OL, Tecumseh, NE

Deing Kug, OL, Lexington, NE

Xavier Sheppard, DB, Smyrna, GA

Elijah Todd, RB, Toledo, OH 

Coach Davis on Expectations of Lumberjack Offense in 2017: 

"We need to be more consistent  An experienced offensive line should lead to improved running game."


Coach Davis on Expectations of Lumberjack Defense in 2017

"We need to be much better in the secondary, as we gave up far too many big pass plays last year." 

Coach Davis on Expectations of Lumberjack Special Teams in 2017

"Lots of newcomers, so I hope we jell quickly."

Moving On: 2016 LumberJacks Playing at a 4-Year College in 2017: 

Keishawn Hayden Livingstone College, NC

Art Nelson, Livingstone College, NC

Tyler Manuel, Livingstone College, NC

John Jones, Livingstone College, NC 

Notable at Dakota College-Bottineau: 

The Lumberjack Athletic Department invested in an improved weight room and locker room facilities in the off-season. Dakota College-Bottineau launched a new Athletics Website ( to help fans follow DCB Sports. 

For Local Coverage of Dakota College Lumberjacks Football, Be Sure to Visit: 

Bottineau Courant

Dakota College-Bottineau Athletics


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