"We sold it as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that we're taking", Entz said before the trip.
President Trump served a similar spread that included hundreds of hamburgers to Clemson's players in January.
North Dakota State has won the FCS national championship seven times in the last eight years.
Not to be outdone by the Clemson Tigers, who won college football's top-tier championship, the Bison were greeted in the State Dining Room by piles of french fries, Chick-fil-A sandwiches and Big Macs after their trophy-winning victory over Eastern Washington on January 5. The team was invited to Washington by North Dakota Sen.
The boxes consisted of Big Macs from McDonald's and Chick-Fil-A food, according to pool reporter Laura Figueroa.
'When you play with passion and love. and relentlessly reach for excellence, nothing is impossible, ' Trump told the team.
President Donald Trump is keeping his visits with college athletes consistent. "So I think we're going to have a little fun". The White House blamed the government shutdown's effect on the kitchen staff (while still forgoing a catered meal from a legitimate restaurant) for the unusual food choice.