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Published August 24, 2011, 12:00 AM

So long, DAC: Jessen reflects on North Dakota's oldest college conference

FARGO - Gas cost 17 cents per gallon, the first Polaroid camera sold for $89.95 and the National Basketball Association was formed. The year was 1949. That fall, LaVern Jessen was a freshman at Minot State University – his first affiliation with the league that is now known as the Dakota Athletic Conference.

By: Eric Peterson, INFORUM

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