For those of us watching and waiting for what the University of Texas was going to do, the wait is over… (more…)
Posts Tagged ‘Re-alignment’
On Thursday the University of Colorado made their plans to join the Pac 10 conference official, today the University of Nebraska did the same announcing their commitment to the Big 10 conference.
Interestingly enough, another school, made a jump, in what I assume is a guess at what may be the sixth BCS conference if the current format remains in place. (more…)
Following up on the conference expansion talk, I’ve been following this out on the web and the fallout is literally on both sides of the fence. Here’s where I stand.
If I could put together my ultimate scenario for college football alignment, I would have it laid out like this: (more…)
We’ve all been hearing a lot about the possible expansion of conferences in major college football. Over this past weekend, presidents of both the Pac 10 and the Big Ten held meetings in San Francisco and Chicago, respectively.
The Pac 10 recognizing that they are incredibly top heavy in the conference with only USC being considered an elite level program, made it known that they are actively pursuing an expansion to 16 teams. UCLA, Cal, and Oregon are respected programs, but not the heavy hitter USC is. The other major problem in the Pac 10 is revenue, specifically, there isn’t much of it. Here’s why… (more…)