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    Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    CBS Sports is reporting the agreement for the Champions Bowl between the Big 12 and SEC requires a Championship game for each conference. The rules may have been written with some assumptions that won't happen, but interesting nontheless. (would be need by 2014)

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    Re: Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    (Not that I'm opposed to going to 12) I was under the assumption the Champions Bowl only takes place if neither the SEC nor the Big 12 have a team in the 4-team playoff. Since this game is probably never going to take place based on the assumed criteria, I don't see how the Big 12 not having a championship game is an issue.


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    Re: Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    I'm starting to think that this thing was hastily put together.



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    Re: Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    (Not that I'm opposed to going to 12) I was under the assumption the Champions Bowl only takes place if neither the SEC nor the Big 12 have a team in the 4-team playoff. Since this game is probably never going to take place based on the assumed criteria, I don't see how the Big 12 not having a championship game is an issue.
    If either or both conferences have a team in the playoffs, the next place team plays in the Champions Bowl. It happens every year, regardless of the playoffs.



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    Re: Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    Quote Originally Posted by Let's Go State View Post
    I'm starting to think that this thing was hastily put together.
    It would appear so....to answer Big 10 Pac 12 agreement? (that is no more by the way)



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    Re: Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    I want more teams anyway, so this would be a good development. If they can latch onto 2 strong programs, I'm all for it.



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    Re: Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    This has already pretty much been debunked.



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    Re: Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    cbs sports is not reporting that.



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    Re: Champions Bowl to require Big 12 Champ game?

    I was digging around CBSSports and I can't find this reported anywhere on there (like CrossCyd).


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