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1 hour ago, UNDBIZ said:

Hey we agree on something nickname/logo related!  Not sure on the engineering, but it would've looked nice on the wall of one of the lounges as well.

We agree on much more than we differ id wager....

 

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1 hour ago, Frozen4sioux said:

Lost in all this is...

Where our natty banners ?

Out getting historically accurate logos put on them?

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9 hours ago, geaux_sioux said:

You can’t exactly move on from the Sioux zealots because they are so obnoxious and have a hair trigger.

geaux_SIOUX=Sioux zealot/maybe timeto move on

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11 hours ago, geaux_sioux said:

It not so much the not moving on, it’s the childish way a ton of people are acting about the entire situation. 

The entire reasoning for getting rid of the Sioux name was childish. And very ignorant.

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4 minutes ago, MrEdway said:

The entire reasoning for getting rid of the Sioux name was childish. And very ignorant.

You can question the ncaa mandate but you can’t question UND’s action to the mandate

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38 minutes ago, SiouxFan100 said:

You can question the ncaa mandate but you can’t question UND’s action to the mandate

Especially when UND had to do what the SBoHE told them to do. NCAA>SBoHE>UND 

 

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Jeeebuzz fark......

Can we just talk about our magnificently large and in no way overcompensating scoreboard instead of heading back to the NCAA/SBoHE/PatheticUNDLeadership debacle process discussion....

Its massive, I cant wait to see it in person, the old lamp is awkwardly hidden and a bit out of place, so what. It takes zero dollars away from anything else. Get over it.

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1 hour ago, geaux_sioux said:

Had the name before the change, and unlike our current hockey players I actually played under the Fighting Sioux nickname.

Well... thanks to the logoed lamp...

They have, and will too.... technically.

:D

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7 hours ago, Siouxphan27 said:

I view the preservation of the logos in the building as a sort of homage to Ralph.    When someone comes up with a spreadsheet that explains how a lamp being on the bottom of a scoreboard is having a negative effect on the financial situation of UND, or the competitive ability of the UND athletic teams, I'll consider joining those who seemingly won't be satisfied until every seat in the building is obstructed view due to a hawk logo being in your sightline.  Until then, let's find something else to complain about.   

Perfectly said, sir.

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Hey Everybodys!  What a great gift for UND and fans of Fighting Sioux Hockey!!

From a quick read, it's no surprise to me that all the forum folks are strongly behind the new scoreboard and especially the retention of the glorious Fighting Sioux fixture in its traditional center-hung location.  And, I think we can all agree how important tradition is, especially preserving it for the University's premier sports program-  Men's Ice Hockey.  Furthermore, It's equally apparent that everyone continues to be embarrassed by the sight of the cartoonishly awful USPS er, "Hawk" logo, and are thankful it's relegated to a simple icon, occupying only the minimal percentage of that gorgeous high resolution display.  But, I must implore you all to please try to move forward, and embrace the new traditions that are to come with as little recognition as possible for that train wreck of a millennial safe-space gender mis-identified peace dove.

Go REA Big Screen and Go Sioux!!

taz

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6 hours ago, Taz Boy said:

Hey Everybodys!  What a great gift for UND and fans of Fighting Sioux Hockey!!

From a quick read, it's no surprise to me that all the forum folks are strongly behind the new scoreboard and especially the retention of the glorious Fighting Sioux fixture in its traditional center-hung location.  And, I think we can all agree how important tradition is, especially preserving it for the University's premier sports program-  Men's Ice Hockey.  Furthermore, It's equally apparent that everyone continues to be embarrassed by the sight of the cartoonishly awful USPS er, "Hawk" logo, and are thankful it's relegated to a simple icon, occupying only the minimal percentage of that gorgeous high resolution display.  But, I must implore you all to please try to move forward, and embrace the new traditions that are to come with as little recognition as possible for that train wreck of a millennial safe-space gender mis-identified peace dove.

Go REA Big Screen and Go Sioux!!

taz

Hey, @Taz Boy and those of you who love Fighting Sioux hockey and the old logo...I'm surprised I don't see some of your names in the "Mystery Raffle," as I'm certain you'd like one of the four prizes!  

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55 minutes ago, MafiaMan said:

Hey, @Taz Boy and those of you who love Fighting Sioux hockey and the old logo...I'm surprised I don't see some of your names in the "Mystery Raffle," as I'm certain you'd like one of the four prizes!  

Mystery raffle?

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15 hours ago, geaux_sioux said:

Out getting historically accurate logos put on them?

You might be closer to accurate on this than you think. But what's going to be the reaction when there is no Brien logo on any of the green banners?

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16 hours ago, Frozen4sioux said:

Lost in all this is...

Where our natty banners ?

I'd guess they have been down during the scoreboard construction. When they were down during a game last yr, I tweeted the REA about it and was told they had been removed for another event...the circus or something that had just been there.

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47 minutes ago, jdub27 said:

You might be closer to accurate on this than you think. But what's going to be the reaction when there is no Brien logo on any of the green banners?

I’m guessing “THEY WERE PULLED OFF THE BANNERS!”

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11 minutes ago, geaux_sioux said:

I’m guessing “THEY WERE PULLED OFF THE BANNERS!”

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1 hour ago, MafiaMan said:

Why.... pray tell.... do you think anyone would be against Historically accurate logos?

there WILL be 3 different logos on natty banners anyway very soon.

So if they toss up the historical logos, that would be both appropriate and accurate.

The Brein logo is the best, and most unique but it wont be up there.. sucks not because of the logo but because that era had so many unbelievably talented teams that didnt complete the mission... oh well.

Conference Championship banners will have to do.

There are a few others Brein logos we have to embrace throughout the arena... :D

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1 minute ago, Frozen4sioux said:

Why.... pray tell.... do you think anyone would be against Historically accurate logos?

I can tell you for a fact that Ralph Engelstad himself wanted the Ben Brien logo on all of the national championship banners and that it was a demand, not a request.  

Would you like me to resurrect the thread I started several years ago about correcting the banners and making them historically accurate?  If this is indeed being done, it is LONG overdue.  

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11 minutes ago, MafiaMan said:

I can tell you for a fact that Ralph Engelstad himself wanted the Ben Brien logo on all of the national championship banners and that it was a demand, not a request.  

Would you like me to resurrect the thread I started several years ago about correcting the banners and making them historically accurate?  If this is indeed being done, it is LONG overdue.  

Ralph invoked the Golden Rule.  Those with the gold...make the rules.   

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