The Free Press, Mankato, MN

January 19, 2011

Northern Sun to vote on expansion

By Chad Courrier
Free Press Staff Writer

MANKATO — Today, the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference board of directors will vote on whether to expand from 14 to 16 programs.

University of Sioux Falls and Minot State University have applied for membership to the Northern Sun, which expanded to 14 teams in 2008 when Minnesota State, St. Cloud State, Augustana and Minnesota Duluth were added from the defunct North Central Conference.

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