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NDSU Bison fans welcome home championship team

About 1,500 fans, dressed in green and gold, were at the Fargodome late Saturday night to welcome home the North Dakota State University football team. The Bison won the school's first Division I title with a 17-6 victory over Sam Houston State University in Frisco, Texas.
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About 1,500 fans, dressed in green and gold, were at the Fargodome late Saturday night to welcome home the North Dakota State University football team. The Bison won the school's first Division I title with a 17-6 victory over Sam Houston State University in Frisco, Texas.

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