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College Sports Nicknames I

Please enjoy this nickname quiz covering the gamut of American collegiate athletics.


Quiz ID:#6185
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Created By:alslammerz*us**




#1   Which of the following is NOT an actual nickname of an athletic program?

#2   The nickname for Xavier University (in Ohio) is the "X-Men".

#3   The nickname of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice athletic teams is the "Bloodhounds".

#4   The University of Arkansas-Monticello men's teams are known as the "Boll Weevils".

#5   Fill in the blank: The ______________ "Big Red".

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#6   Everybody knows about the "Fighting Irish" of Notre Dame. But which of the following Midwest Conference teams is known as the "Flying Scots"?

#7   Almost everybody knows of the Army "Black Knights", Naval Academy "Midshipmen", and the Air Force "Falcons", but which of the following nicknames represents the United States Coast Guard Academy?

#8   Which of the following universities has an athletic program known as the "Poets"?

#9   Saint Louis University athletic teams are known by the nickname "The Billikens", and they are the only university with that nickname. So what exactly is a Billiken?

#10   Which of the following schools named after Saints does NOT have their athletic team named the "Saints"?

#11   Which of these universities has the nickname, "The Keelhaulers" for their athletic teams?

#12   North Carolina Wesleyan College and Ohio Wesleyan University are both known as the ___________________.

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