Weather Forecast

North Dakota State's Pat Paschall breaks free on his record-setting 91-yard touchdown run against Wagner College on Saturday at the Fargodome. David Samson / The Forum

Run to remember: Paschall breaks long-standing record in NDSU football victory

Email News Alerts

FARGO -- The grainy black and white photo of Cy Peschel in the North Dakota State record book shows the running back with a leather helmet and a tough-guy look. That was in 1928.


It took until the days of video boards, indoor stadiums and Internet cell phones, but his record of longest touchdown run from scrimmage was finally broken Saturday night by Pat Paschall.

They barely have to change any of the letters in the last name.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.