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COLLEGE SPORTS: University of Utah and Northern Ute Indian Tribe agree on nickname deal

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UND hasn’t had a nickname for its athletic programs since 2012, the result of the school’s controversial and unsuccessful bout with the NCAA over the use of the Fighting Sioux logo. The NCAA considered UND’s use of the Fighting Sioux nickname and logo as hostile and abusive.


One other university, however, will maintain its Indian nickname.

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Wayne Nelson
Nelson is the sports editor of the Herald
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