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North Star Athletic Conference Names First Commissioner

  ¬†JAMESTOWN, N.D. – The North Star Athletic Association Board of Directors has announced that Cory Anderson has been selected as the inaugural commissioner of the new NAIA athletic conference. Anderson comes to the NSAA with over 25 years of experience in coaching, higher education, the private sector, and non-profit administration, including his most...
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Lions Sign Former NDSU Standout Matt Veldman, Cut TE Dominique Curry

DETROIT (AP) – The Detroit Lions have signed tight end Matt Veldman and released tight end Dominique Curry. The moves were announced Monday. Veldman was cut by the Jacksonville Jaguars last week. The former North Dakota State standout signed with the Jaguars a year ago, but didn’t play because he tore a knee ligament...
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Packers Release Linebacker Desmond Bishop

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Green Bay Packers have released linebacker Desmond Bishop. The move Monday was expected as a cost-saving measure. Bishop was due to make $3.464 million this season after missing all of last year with a hamstring injury. The 28-year-old inside linebacker had 310 tackles, nine sacks, seven forced fumbles...
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Trevor Mbakwe Gets Chance to Work Out for Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Timberwolves are working out another group of draft prospects. Their guests on Monday afternoon included a player that president of basketball operations Flip Saunders is quite familiar with: former Gophers standout Trevor Mbakwe. Saunders watched Mbakwe play often last season at Williams Arena, where the team’s new boss once...
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