History of the Mustangs
The Cal Poly Mustangs are the athletic teams representing California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California. The university fields twenty-one teams and compete in NCAA Division I; they are primarily members of the Big West Conference, but the football team plays in the Big Sky Conference, and the wrestling team is an associate member of the Pac-12 Conference. The swimming and diving program competes as affiliate member of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation.
College Sports Established
San Luis Obispo, California
California Polytechnic State University
1994 - Present / NCAA Division 1
1973 - 1993 / NCAA Division II
1937 - 1972 / NCAA College Division
1994 - Present / Big West Conference
1993 - 1994 / American West Conference
Mustangs - The Cal Poly official team nickname is the "Mustangs." The nickname was chosen in a 1925 vote by the students. The two finalists were "Mustangs" and "Mules" and the students chose "Mustangs."
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