Associated Press, Published August 10 2011
Dakotas schools picked 3rd, 9th, 10th in NSICSIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The football team from Augustana College in Sioux Falls is picked to win the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference's South Division this season.
Two other Dakotas schools in the NSIC, Mary in Bismarck and Northern State in Aberdeen, are picked to finish fourth and fifth, respectively, in the North Division.
Augustana is third in the overall coaches' preseason poll. Mary is ninth and Northern State 10th. Minnesota Duluth is at the top of the poll, followed by St. Cloud State.