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    New Conference Names Considered

    I found this little gem on the Aggie board (those guys are delusional).

    Name change? From what I hear, Big 12 officials will view presentations regarding a conference name change at the basketball tournament in Kansas City, which takes place March 9-12. They'll make a decision on whether to change the name at the spring meetings (May 31-June 3).
    Dallasnews.com - News for Dallas, Texas - The Dallas Morning News


    I'll be cool with whatever they decide, but I would love the Heartland Conference.



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    I vote for - Texahoma Conference.



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    The smart thing to do would be to sell the name. $100 million a year for 10 years to be the Dr. Pepper Conference. Imagine what ISU could do with money like that.



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    Quote Originally Posted by CyForPresident View Post
    The smart thing to do would be to sell the name. $100 million a year for 10 years to be the Dr. Pepper Conference. Imagine what ISU could do with money like that.

    Afford better concessions at Hilton to appease the masses??



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    Quote Originally Posted by CyForPresident View Post
    The smart thing to do would be to sell the name. $100 million a year for 10 years to be the Dr. Pepper Conference. Imagine what ISU could do with money like that.
    I really like this idea. Our conference would trailblaze the path to a new era of conference names.



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    Quote Originally Posted by cyguytillidie View Post
    I really like this idea. Our conference would trailblaze the path to a new era of conference names.
    Might as well. We need all the extra money we can get, and the conference name really doesn't mean anything. Just a title.


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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    Quote Originally Posted by CyForPresident View Post
    The smart thing to do would be to sell the name. $100 million a year for 10 years to be the Dr. Pepper Conference. Imagine what ISU could do with money like that.

    our split would be like 28k/year.



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyforce View Post
    our split would be like 28k/year.
    I was thinking like 15k so that's a pretty good deal.



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    Quote Originally Posted by cyguytillidie View Post
    I really like this idea. Our conference would trailblaze the path to a new era of conference names.
    Agreed, i wouldnt mind it at all, provided the money was enough.

    Id prefer to keep the Big 12 name for the brand identity, but if we're going to change, and throw out that identity, why not get some cash for the new name?



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    The PRC. The other Big 12 schools will be told that it stands for the Plains Region, but we know what PR really means.



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    Quote Originally Posted by CyForPresident View Post
    The smart thing to do would be to sell the name. $100 million a year for 10 years to be the Dr. Pepper Conference. Imagine what ISU could do with money like that.
    In true big 12 fashion though it probably wouldn't be divided equally among the schools.

    25 million to Texas
    25 million to Oklahoma
    25 million to A&M
    25 million split between the remaining seven.



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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    I like either The Central Conference or stealing the name The Heartland Conference.



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    We Will Survive Conference.


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    Re: New Conference Names Considered

    Quote Originally Posted by MissouriFan View Post
    In true big 12 fashion though it probably wouldn't be divided equally among the schools.

    25 million to Texas
    25 million to Oklahoma
    25 million to A&M
    25 million split between the remaining seven.
    I know that historically A&M has tradition, but it is a joke that they are even in the same sentence as OU and UT. Am I way off here?



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