University of Denver
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The athletics teams of the university are called the Pioneers. They have 17 varsity teams, most of which compete in The Summit League.
Some Pioneers teams play in other conferences. The men's ice hockey team plays in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference. The women's lacrosse team plays in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF). The skiing team, made up of both men and women, competes in the Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association. The men's lacrosse team plays in the Big East Conference. The women's gymnastics team is a member of the Big 12 Conference.