ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference board will visit two schools in the Dakotas that have expressed interest in becoming members.
The board announced Friday that visits to both Minot State University in North Dakota and the University of Sioux Falls in South Dakota will happen in the fall.
The NSIC is a 14-team, 17-sport, NCAA Division II Conference with teams in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. The board is considering an expansion.
Minot State and the University of Sioux Falls are moving their athletic programs from NAIA to NCAA Division II and both have expressed interest in the Northern Sun.