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Greigers t1_j6fgx2a wrote

From the freaking source:

"The name was interpreted as a Native American reference in the 1960s, and the university did have a mascot (adorned in Native American dress), which eventually led to the team's name change to the Red Storm."


feetandballs t1_j6g4czd wrote

Right. It’s not like they were unaware of how it could be interpreted. They have a library.