Author Archives: Daniel Gligich

Athletic funding part 3: Investing in the Future

The Bulldog Stadium renovation project took a big step forward on Saturday when it was officially announced that the global engineering firm AECOM was selected as the architect. Fresno State Athletic Director Jim Bartko laid out his vision for the ...

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Bulldogs speared by Aztecs

Fresno State lost again Friday, this time to the San Diego State Aztecs on Homecoming, 17-3. The loss drops the Bulldogs to 1-6 overall and 0-3 in conference play. Head coach Tim DeRuyter was left looking for answers following another ...

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Bigger and better: Athletic funding part II

DG: Where is Fresno State headed in regards to conference membership? JB: I’ve talked with the president from the time I got hired until most recently. Our goal is to win our conference championship and get our facilities where they ...

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Bartko backs Bulldogs

Athletic Director Jim Bartko has a tough job ahead of him as he tries to implement his vision for the athletic department. Bartko has been with the school since Jan. 1, 2015, and immediately made an impact. The Bulldog Stadium ...

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‘Dogs come close, but fall to Wolfpack

Another game. Another loss. Dropped passes, missed tackles and the inability to stop the run saw Fresno State lose 27-22 to the Nevada Wolfpack in Reno, last Saturday. Coach Tim DeRuyter even switched up the quarterbacks, giving backup Zach Kline ...

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’Dogs look to turn season around against Nevada

Head football coach Tim DeRuyter is looking to get his team back on track in the Mountain West as the Bulldogs travel to Reno to face the Nevada Wolfpack on Saturday for the team’s second conference game. Coming off a ...

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Rebels run over ‘Dogs

The Bulldogs’ first Mountain West Conference test of the season ended in major defeat, losing on the road 45-20 to the UNLV Rebels. Fresno State falls to 1-4 on the season; UNLV improves to 2-3. Rebels quarterback Dalton Sneed had ...

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‘Dogs open conference play at UNLV

Coming off of their third loss of the year, the Bulldogs travel to Las Vegas to face the UNLV Rebels, hoping to pick up a much-needed victory in their conference opener following a tough loss which witnessed Fresno State blow ...

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Top Dog of the Week with Jamire Jordan

Name: Jamire Jordan #1 Sport & Position: Football, Wide Receiver Year & Major: Redshirt Sophomore, Health Science/Health Administration Hometown: Palmdale, California   DG: What was going through your head on the first play, when you picked up the football off ...

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Hurricane spell disaster for ‘Dogs

The Bulldogs jumped out to a 31-0 lead in the second quarter at home on Saturday, but their effort was not enough as the Tulsa Golden Hurricane stormed back to win 48-41 in double overtime. In front of only 23,273 ...

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‘Dogs look to rock Hurricanes

Coming off a 35-point road loss, Bulldogs head football coach Tim DeRuyter has a tough task at hand preparing the team to face the Tulsa Golden Hurricane. The Golden Hurricane come to Bulldog Stadium with a spread offense that will ...

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’Dogs blasted by Rockets

The Fresno State football team went on the road against the Toledo Rockets on Saturday and was blown out 52-17, dropping the Bulldogs’ record to 1-2.  Fresno State was blanked in the first half as the Rockets raced out to ...

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Aaron Judge, from Fresno to the Bronx

Aaron Judge stepped into the batter’s box for the first time as a major-leaguer in Yankee Stadium. He was excited and nervous. He found himself in a two-strike count. The pitcher threw a changeup and he swung. Four hundred and ...

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Top ‘Dog of the week with KeeSean Johnson

Name: KeeSean Johnson #3 Sport & Position: Football, WR Year & Major: Sophomore, Undeclared Hometown: Palo Alto, California   DG: How did it feel to get two touchdowns in the home opener against Sacramento State? KJ: It felt great. It’s ...

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Bulldogs pull away for first win

The Fresno State football team fought a tight battle through three quarters before pulling away in the fourth for a 31-3 victory over the Sacramento State Hornets in the home opener at Bulldog Stadium. The Bulldogs evened their record at ...

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‘Dogs ready to return to Bulldog Stadium

Following a tough loss at Nebraska, the Fresno State football team returns to Bulldog Stadium Saturday, Sept. 10 for its home opener against the Sacramento State Hornets. Against Nebraska, the Bulldogs managed to keep it close in the first half, ...

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‘Dogs prepare to take on Cornhuskers in season opener

The Fresno State football team opens its season on the road against the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Saturday. Similar to the Bulldogs, Nebraska is looking to rebound from a tough 2015 season.   Nebraska went 6-7 in 2015, suffering just its ...

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Bulldogs welcome new offensive coordinator

New Fresno State offensive coordinator Eric Kiesau joins the program looking to improve from a tough 2015 season. He brings years of experience with successful schools throughout the country. Kiesau spent the 2015 season as an offensive analyst for the ...

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