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Suhaki, the name Steve Ekman (left) and Hans Halvorson proudly wear on their jerseys, is a bit of wordplay pronounced like "Sioux hockey." They are among University of North Dakota alumni and fans trying to save the UND nickname Fighting Sioux. (Associated Press)

Suhaki, the name Steve Ekman (left) and Hans Halvorson proudly wear on their jerseys, is a bit of wordplay pronounced like "Sioux hockey." They are among University of North Dakota alumni and fans trying to save the UND nickname Fighting Sioux. (Associated Press)

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