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    U of Iowa Refuses to Schedule North Dakota

    Heard on (1600am) that The University of Iowa has announced that the Iowa track team can NOT schedule the University of North Dakota for a track meet. This is due to their mascot (The Fighting Sioux) that is not recognized by the NCAA.

    For those of you wondering, Iowa can still face the Illini because they are contractually obligated through the Big1G Conference.

    Would be interested to get Sioux34's take on this.
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    Re: U of Iowa Refuses to Schedule North Dakota

    Does the UI have any policy against Tornados or other natural disasters?
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    I hope we have a policy against the domers...as an irishman....i think fighting irish is awful. I am benevolent.
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    Weak. PC has ruined this country.
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    Ridiculous.
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    Re: U of Iowa Refuses to Schedule North Dakota

    Well that is interesting since the Hawkeye state is named after the blackhawk indians and various tribes or was it chief blackhawk of the Ioway indians.
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    Re: U of Iowa Refuses to Schedule North Dakota

    If degree of political correctness could somehow be classified as a sport, the University of Iowa would be a national powerhouse.
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    Re: U of Iowa Refuses to Schedule North Dakota

    Why do we play Iowa State? That school is offensive to everyone.
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    Re: U of Iowa Refuses to Schedule North Dakota

    Quote Originally Posted by uihawk82 View Post
    Well that is interesting since the Hawkeye state is named after the blackhawk indians and various tribes or was it chief blackhawk of the Ioway indians.
    They were talking about the Hawkeye name on the B&B show. The nickname, Hawkeyes came from a character from the Last of the Mohicians.
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    Re: U of Iowa Refuses to Schedule North Dakota

    Quote Originally Posted by SPGroth View Post
    They were talking about the Hawkeye name on the B&B show. The nickname, Hawkeyes came from a character from the Last of the Mohicians.
    I thought we were named after that one guy on M.A.S.H.!?

    Seriously though, what a joke. MoseSchrute nailed it. PC is definitely ruining this country.
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    How did Iowa hawkeyes get their team name?

    The team name for the University of Iowa, being the largest and first recognized public college in the state of Iowa is based on the state nickname of the "Hawkeye State" which was first suggested by James G. Edwars as a tribute to Indian Chief Black Hawk.



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    Quote Originally Posted by MoseSchrute View Post
    Weak. PC has ruined this country.
    True. I declare Tuesday "Punch a Liberal Day." Every Tuesday.
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    I also refuse to visit North Dakota. It's a flat cold lifeless **** hole.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DuffMan View Post
    It's a flat cold lifeless **** hole.
    Not unlike Ellen Degenerress
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