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Oops! NCAA sends NDSU's championship banner to UND

What's the difference between the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State University? Apparently nothing because the NCAA accidentally sent NDSU's championship football banner to UND. Either that or it was a really good cheap shot!
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What's the difference between the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State University? Apparently nothing because the NCAA accidentally sent NDSU's championship football banner to UND. Either that or it was a really good cheap shot!

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