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This week in Buff State History: Changing the mascot name from a fruit to a carnivore

Staff Reports

November 30, 2016

The Buffalo State Bengals weren’t always the Bengals. Before December 1969, Buffalo State athletics sported the nickname the Orangemen. In an article posted on Dec. 3, 1969 called ‘Orangemen become Bengals,’ the Record...

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