Nebraska-Omaha to join Division I Summit League, cut football, wrestling
The school said it received an offer Friday to join the conference, which does not compete in those sports, starting in 2012. UNO currently competes in Division II through the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association — except for men's ice hockey, which is Division I. The school relies on hockey to generate revenue for the athletic department's 14 other sports.Word count: 608
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