And, as has become a custom with the Trump White House, a large smorgasbord of fast food was brought in for the team - a long table full of Chick-fil-A and McDonald's.
As expected, the White House's fast-food treatment sparked plenty of negative reactions on Twitter. Trump said he paid for the food himself. The team, expressing gratitude to Trump for hosting them, presented him with his own green and yellow Bison jersey, featuring the president's name and the number 45 on its back.
A champion visit to the White House had been a typical occasion for most teams before President Trump's term.
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The tradition of championship sports teams visiting the White House appears to have a new wrinkle.
North Dakota State quarterback Easton Stick joined his former teammates after participating in the National Football League scouting combine in Indianapolis.
"Go and eat up", the president instructed.
On Saturday, Head Coach Matt Entz of the NDSU Bison told the Grand Forks Herald that the visit was an important morale booster. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) on Capitol Hill after the White House visit.