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The NDSU men's basketball team takes the floor prior to its NCAA tournament game last month. (David Samson/The Forum)

NDSU starts to see financial benefit of men's basketball's NCAA tournament run

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Joseph Chapman went unrecognized by a Minneapolis television reporter during one of his campus walks on a March afternoon at North Dakota State University.


The reporter and his cameraman were in Fargo reporting on the NDSU men's basketball team, which was on the verge of playing in its first NCAA tournament.

"Sir, you don't happen to be a basketball fan, do you?" the reporter asked Chapman.

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