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    Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Just heard on Kxno that the Big 10 has extended offers to Virginia, North Carolina and FSU.

    That didn't take long...



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Maybe the B1G will gobble up all the teams, become ridiculously powerful, and overthrow the abomination known as the NCAA.



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Stupid. FSU joining the B1G makes less sense than them joining the Big 12, geographically.


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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Carolina trying to avoid Duke?



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Pretty soon the entire nation is going to be in the Big 10.



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Not seeing anything on this other than here. Anyone got more confirmation than KXNO?


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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Quote Originally Posted by awd4cy View Post
    Pretty soon the entire nation is going to be in the Big 10.
    Not us.... They already have all the TV sets in Iowa.....



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    If they grab FSU, the B12 really missed a chance to expand (unless they were turned down).



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Ken Silverstein from the BTN was the guy on the radio.



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Quote Originally Posted by boone7247 View Post
    Not seeing anything on this other than here. Anyone got more confirmation than KXNO?
    I heard earlier today from a different source than KXNO that they had extended a invite to North Carolina, did not mention the other 2 though.



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Quote Originally Posted by Nuts4Cy View Post
    Just heard on Kxno that the Big 10 has extended offers to Virginia, North Carolina and FSU.

    That didn't take long...
    Bummed if true about FSU, UVA/UNC might as well be in stone by now though. Don't blame FSU for wanting out of ACC (they're already flying to Boston, PA, New York and soon Connecticut), but think they and a few other ACC teams would be a better fit in an expanded Big 12 than Big Ten.



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    If this is true I find it the strangest way for it to be reported. Why would a BTN guy go on KXNO and talk about B1G expansion? Why wouldn't their website report, why not leak it to an internet site. KXNO seems like a strange place for this to start.


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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    not even close to 10 teams , that is *********


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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    Quote Originally Posted by carvers4math View Post
    Carolina trying to avoid Duke?
    who care's? as far as coach K is concerned they aren't even rivals



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    Re: Big 10 to expand.. Again!

    I'll bet FSU is ********. Why would they invite 3 teams, especially one that's not geographically contiguous and an AAU member since that's so important to them?



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