Supporters of UND nickname appeal to North Dakota Supreme Court
GRAND FORKS -- Supporters of UND's Fighting Sioux nickname who lost their lawsuit against the state last year filed an appeal with the state Supreme Court on Friday.
It could extend the life of the nickname because it could block the State Board of Higher Education from retiring the nickname until the court decides on the appeal, though that depends on who you ask.
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