A mission of honor
Published 05/13/2010, Grand Forks Herald
Kris Compton and Bruce Smith, co-chairs of the UND task force on the history and tradition of the Fighting Sioux nickname, take the appointment to heart.
“Our thing is not to retire the name,” Smith said. “It’s been retired. Our task is to make sure the athletes who have worn that uniform over the past 80 years are recognized."