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    Louisville still in play for B12

    Interesting read here. Says Louisville is still very much in play and maybe closer than we all think. Personally I would love them to be added!
    Don't count out Louisville to Big 12 just yet | NewsOK.com


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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    good lets get back to 12 asap



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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    No thanks to a 10 team schedule. No way. I'd like 12, or 11 with an 8 team schedule rotation.



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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    Or even better, the Big 12 could go to a 10-team league schedule. Coaches wouldn't like the severity of such a task, but it would greatly enhance the Big 12's television package. More inventory; more quality games.
    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31g0YE61PLQ"]10 Game Conference Schedule[/ame]


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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12



    "I don't think we need to kick Tech out, but if we do, we better send in Iowa State to do the job."



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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    Please no 10 team conference schedule.



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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    10 team football schedule is just brutal. I like having 12. Playing against Oklahoma, Okie State, and Texas every season just suck.



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    Re:Louisville still in play for B12

    I think the more we pluck from the big east the better. wvu is having to sue to get out but if more leave I think they could argue the league was defunct



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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    ...then we can add Cincy to complete the B12 Island...and watch the B12 Mainland destroy it.



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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    Quote Originally Posted by ISpyCy View Post
    ...then we can add Cincy to complete the B12 Island...and watch the B12 Mainland destroy it.
    They will give ND some time to decide before going in on Cincy IMO.





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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    Not sure if this has been linked anywhere, but it shows the lawsuit WVU has pending against the Big East. I would assume that, given the wording of the lawsuit, all other schools in the Big East would be eligible to forgo the 27-month window also if it was decided in favor of WVU.

    Here's West Virginia's Lawsuit Against The Big East, Which Is "No Longer A Viable And Competitive Football Conference"



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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    Yes to Louisville.

    No to 10 game conference slate.

    Add Louisville and Cincy, and kill the Big East, since they won't relent on WVU's exit.


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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    I'm with Al. Get Louisville and Cincy now. Work it out later.


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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    I'm with Al. Get Louisville and Cincy now. Work it out later.
    I'm with Erik, who's with Al.



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    Re: Louisville still in play for B12

    They could bring the Big12 bowl ties down to 6 if they did a 10 game slate.
    ISU would need at minimum 4-5 wins in conference each year Just to get to 6 wins. wow. Talk about a death schedule.

    I thought 9 was killing us.
    I don't think the coaches are going to go for it.....but sounds like they may not have a choice if the offer is good enough.

    Whatever.....I really don't see what was wrong with 2 divisions, a CCG and 4 non conference games.



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