Summit League to Discuss UNDSummit League officials will discuss the University of North Dakota's membership application in June.
By: Associated Press, WDAZ
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - Summit League officials will discuss
the University of North Dakota's membership application in June.
The application has been in limbo pending a resolution to the
dispute over UND's Fighting Sioux nickname. The nickname is now
UND athletic director Brian Faison (FAY'-zawn) says he talked to
Summit League Commissioner Tom Douple (DOO'-puhl) on Thursday, and
Douple told him that the school's application will be discussed at
a June meeting of league presidents.
Faison says it is only the first step in the process.