NCAA Wimps Out on Post-Season Ban of “Fighting Sioux.” Full Surrender Ahead?

Apr 07

NCAA Wimps Out on Post-Season Ban of “Fighting Sioux.” Full Surrender Ahead?

UPDATE: The Hockey Gods, in Their Mercy, have retired North Dakota’s nickname/emblem, for this season, anyway: UND was shut out by the University of Michigan in the semi-finals of The Frozen Four Thursday, losing 2-0 at the Xcel Energy Center in St Paul. Michigan goes on to play The University of Minnesota-Duluth for the championship Saturday night. UND goes...

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The Fighting Sioux: White Boys on the Warpath

Apr 06

The Fighting Sioux: White Boys on the Warpath

A lot of the dumbest mail and email I have received in a long career as a journalist has come from North Dakota. And almost all of it has been ignorant response to what the Norskies believe has been my unrelenting and unwarranted attacks on the University of North Dakota’s continued use of its “Fighting Sioux” nickname. Which goes to show...

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