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(Associated Press) In this Nov. 9, 2010 file photo, a statue dedicated to Sioux leader Sitting Bull is seen in front of the Ralph Engelstad Arena at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, N.D.

NCAA will not be attending Fighting Sioux meeting

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By Dale Wetzel, Associated Press

BISMARCK, N.D. -- A meeting between two top NCAA executives and North Dakota officials to discuss the future of the University of North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname, which the college athletics association considers an insult to American Indians, has been cancelled.


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