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    When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    Two questions. First, when was it that JP reached out to Big East? Was it before Pitt and Cuse decided to move to ACC or after?

    I am seeing speculations that OU/OState/UT/TT moving to Pac while Missouri might be heading to SEC. That leaves KU and Kstate. Where are they going? Any ideas? Did they reach out to someone?


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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    Can't always believe what you read.


    Last edited by ketelmeister; 09-19-2011 at 10:56 AM.

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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    Quote Originally Posted by ketelmeister View Post
    We did not ask to join the Big East. Contact has been made with all the conferences, that is just one that got reported. The story premise is rubbish.

    I see. I definitely see Big East using Iowa State/baylor wanting to join them as a card they can play to attract other Big XII schools.


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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    The press is absolutely clueless on this whole realignment thing. Pitt and Syracuse are evidence of this, they had no idea about it until after it happened...

    I am starting to think it is all a manufactured ruse, besides what we know about A&M (from A&M and SEC's official statements)



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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    The problem here is a lot of people are giving ESPN too much credit. They have about 5-10 people who are reporting on this ****, and they each change their story about every 2 hours. Not that any other reporter has been better, but ESPN is trying to act like they know all, when in all actuality, they probably know the least.



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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    MAybe Iowa State is actually going to Big Ten and we dont know about it yet because nobody would believe it.


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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    The problem here is a lot of people are giving ESPN too much credit. They have about 5-10 people who are reporting on this ****, and they each change their story about every 2 hours. Not that any other reporter has been better, but ESPN is trying to act like they know all, when in all actuality, they probably know the least.
    You're right. Funnier yet is looking back over Chip Brown's "you heard it here first" Tweets! On Saturday he tweeted "Remember where you heard it first about the ACC getting active in Realignment two weeks ago". Followed by "If Big 12 falls apart, Texas is still leaning toward ACC."

    Then he tweets, "Sources telling Orangebloods.com Texas is focusing solely right now on Pac-16."

    I guess when you throw out every scenario possible you can always say "I told you so". None of the them have a clue.



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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    Quote Originally Posted by clonomaniac View Post
    Two questions. First, when was it that JP reached out to Big East? Was it before Pitt and Cuse decided to move to ACC or after?

    I am seeing speculations that OU/OState/UT/TT moving to Pac while Missouri might be heading to SEC. That leaves KU and Kstate. Where are they going? Any ideas? Did they reach out to someone?
    I still wonder if "reached out to Big East" had something to do with a merger and not BU & ISU "begging to join Big East," which is how it was presented.



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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    How about if we quit worrying about how accurate ESPN is and we just go by what Jamie says? Wait a minute.............


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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    Quote Originally Posted by clonomaniac View Post
    Two questions. First, when was it that JP reached out to Big East? Was it before Pitt and Cuse decided to move to ACC or after?

    I am seeing speculations that OU/OState/UT/TT moving to Pac while Missouri might be heading to SEC. That leaves KU and Kstate. Where are they going? Any ideas? Did they reach out to someone?
    Send these questions in to Marty Tirrell. He's got all the answers.



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    Re: When exactly did ISU ask to join BE? What about KU/Kstate?

    Quote Originally Posted by CTTB78 View Post
    How about if we quit worrying about how accurate ESPN is and we just go by what Jamie says? Wait a minute.............
    What is he supposed to say? The ISU entire athletic department is wondering what will happen, as we all are. The mood is very dark over at the Jake.



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