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    New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    Those are two possibilities, says President Geoffroy.

    Best 10 I could maybe get used to, but Real 10 just doesn't sound right.

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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    Quote Originally Posted by Trice View Post
    Those are two possibilities, says President Geoffroy.

    Best 10 I could maybe get used to, but Real 10 just doesn't sound right.

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    Those are both terrible, I hope it's a joke.


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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    Agreed. Those both would suck. Honestly i think we should just leave numbers out of it entirely, especially as its very possible the college sports landscape isnt done shifting. Could go up or down..



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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    Why does there even need to be a name change? The Big 10's been rolling with 11 teams for quite a while. It's all about branding and a name change would erase any work that's gone into branding the Big 12 name.


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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    Quote Originally Posted by Trice View Post
    Those are two possibilities, says President Geoffroy.

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    I don't really like either of them. Wasn't "Super Duper 10" available?



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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    I don't like either. Lets just add 2 more teams and keep the Big 12, or just keep the Big 12 no matter what.


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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Agreed. Those both would suck. Honestly i think we should just leave numbers out of it entirely, especially as its very possible the college sports landscape isnt done shifting. Could go up or down..
    I like the Midwest or Midwestern Conference. Homage to the SEC and old SWC...


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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

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    I don't like either. Lets just add 2 more teams and keep the Big 12, or just keep the Big 12 no matter what.
    +1


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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    This can't be for real. Those names totally blow.
    "Here comes Iowa State out of the Real 10 conference." That sounds terrible.


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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    I wonder if Real 10 is supposed to be a stab at the Big 10 and Pac 10 as we would actually have 10 teams



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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    How about the Great Plains Conference or the The Big TexTen



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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    Yeah, those two are really bad.



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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

    You could have a kindergarten class come up with names using 10 and have better alternatives.


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    Re: New conference name: 'Best 10' or 'Real 10'?

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    I wonder if Real 10 is supposed to be a stab at the Big 10 and Pac 10 as we would actually have 10 teams

    As a joke... funny.


    Really switching to those names? Not so funny


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