(Fargo, ND) -- We now know what the spring schedule looks like for the North Dakota State Univeristy Bison football team.

The Missouri Valley Football conference released the full slate Thursday, which includes a full 8-game schedule. Here are some key dates for the squad:

February 21st - Home opener vs. Youngstown State 

March 20th - Home vs. North Dakota

March 27th - Away vs. South Dakota

April 3rd - Last home game of regular season vs. South Dakota State

April 10th - Last game of regular season at Northern Iowa

The schedule also includes matchups with Southern Illinois (Home, Feb. 27th), Missouri State (Road, March 6th) and Illinois State (Home, March 13th).

The season will culminate with the NCAA Division I Football Championship, which begins with games on Saturday, April 24th.

A team missing from the group, Indiana State, opted out of the spring season just after the turn of the new year.