Northern Colorado, University of

Location: Greeley, CO
Founded: 1889
Primary Athletic Conference: Big Sky Conference
Nickname: Bears
Colors: Blue, Gold
Mascot Name: Klawz
Institution Website: www.unco.edu
Athletics Website: www.uncbears.com
Bookstore: www.unco.bkstore.com
Famous Alumni: Tom Trancredo (Politician) Vincent Jackson (NFL) Dave Keller (MLB) Aaron Smith (NFL)
Fun Fact: Northern Colorado won back-to-back national championships in football in 1996 and 1997 as a member of NCAA’s Division II North Central Conference and is now making the transition to Division I joining the Big Sky Conference.