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Big Ten Conference may soften its no-FCS stance

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FARGO – At one time taken off the University of Minnesota’s football schedule, Indiana State is back on it for 2016 – a move that could signal a hitch in the Big Ten Conference’s no-FCS-game mandate.


The conference’s athletic directors passed a scheduling model last spring to do away with FCS opponents starting in 2016. But two Missouri Valley Football Conference teams are still on the slate for Big Ten teams that season.

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