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    Rick Bozich | Louisville football has a lot to lose in new BCS setup | The Courier-Journal | courier-journal.com

    Check the 2011 Sagarin computer rankings. The best Big East strength of schedule was 48th. The ACC topped out at 42. The SEC had eight teams in the top 25. The Big 12 had 10 of the top 13.



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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    I cant honestly say that I am surprised.

    alot of our leagues teams dont play the Georgia Southerns of the college football world.

    Our FCS teams teams are top tier FCS teams like Northern Iowa and North Dakota State...

    The only school in the XII that it lacking in the schedule dept. is Texas Tech... Always have a cupcake non conference.




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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    The SEC requires each team to play 8 games against BCS opponents, the Big 12 requires 9 games against BCS opponents.

    It would be more surprising if we didn't have the best SOS.



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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by EYEoftheSTORM View Post
    I cant honestly say that I am surprised.

    alot of our leagues teams dont play the Georgia Southerns of the college football world.

    Our FCS teams teams are top tier FCS teams like Northern Iowa and North Dakota State...

    The only school in the XII that it lacking in the schedule dept. is Texas Tech... Always have a cupcake non conference.
    You may want to choose a different team for that example. Georgia Southern has like 5 or 6 national championships and has 10 times the football tradition at the FCS level than NDSU or UNI. And I think they went pretty far in the playoffs this year losing to NDSU.



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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by EYEoftheSTORM View Post
    I cant honestly say that I am surprised.....alot of our leagues teams dont play the Georgia Southerns of the college football world.
    you might want to look into this a bit.



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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by FarminCy View Post
    You may want to choose a different team for that example. Georgia Southern has like 5 or 6 national championships and has 10 times the football tradition at the FCS level than NDSU or UNI. And I think they went pretty far in the playoffs this year losing to NDSU.
    He was probably thinking of the Georgia State game from 2010, which just started up their football program. But your point stands.

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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by AnotherMNClone View Post
    The SEC requires each team to play 8 games against BCS opponents, the Big 12 requires 9 games against BCS opponents.

    It would be more surprising if we didn't have the best SOS.
    Well, one of the BCS teams is Kansas.


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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Well, one of the BCS teams is Kansas.
    Shhhhhhhhhh!



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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    Now you are hacking Charley Weis off and when the fat man has the big one you will feel guilty. Shame on you! lmao



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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Well, one of the BCS teams is Kansas.
    Kansas has been to more BCS bowls than we have.



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    Re: Impressive stat about the Big XII

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Kansas has been to more BCS bowls than we have.
    With that junior high schedule I think the 2005 ISU team could too...That was a perfect storm of FLUKE! Check it



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