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    Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Big 10 just had a realignment of their divisions. Michigan State got hosed by being put in the same division as MI, Penn St, and Ohio State. The fans seem angry and analysts are aall saying they are the team losing out on this realignment.

    That being said, would you want to add Michigan State to the Big 12 at some point?



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Yes, Dump WVA and TCU or Baylor and, add MSU and Minny or Wisconsin. It will never happen but I would like it.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Won't happen. But definitely would take.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    I'm pretty sure MSU wanted to be in that division (the school, not necessarily the fans). They didn't want to be seperated from Michigan.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by intrepid27 View Post
    Yes, Dump WVA and TCU or Baylor and, add MSU and Minny or Wisconsin. It will never happen but I would like it.
    Once you're in, you're in. No dumping.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    No question, but it wont happen.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Won't happen for multiple reasons. The Big 12 isn't expanding right now. The Big 10 makes a lot of money from their Big Ten Network TV deal and they don't want to lose that. The "exit fee" to leave the Big 10 is probably really high. The list goes on and on... It would be nice but it won't happen.


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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    I am guessing this wouldn't be possible right away, but when the next contract comes up why not? Iowa State already has gotten some great MI recruits already, I would love to open that up even more.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Simple answer... Not happening. Ever.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    While such a thing would likely ever happen with any Big 10 team. I do believe their grant of rights is up in 2016. So if a team were to move, we would probably see it here in the next few years.


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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by intrepid27 View Post
    Yes, Dump WVA and ISU or Baylor and, add MSU and Minny or Wisconsin. It will never happen but I would like it.
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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by KSUcat View Post
    FYP
    Yes, we deserved this troll post. Stupid thread gets stupid posts.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    I heard MSU is joing up with Notre Dame to get us to 12. KSU will then jump to the SEC. We'll stay at 11 for a while before adding Air Force to get back to 12.



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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Quote Originally Posted by southernfriedCY View Post
    Yes, we deserved this troll post. Stupid thread gets stupid posts.
    Nobody deserves to get trolled by KSU, except maybe KSU...


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    Re: Add Mich St. to Big 12?

    Never would happen, but how fun would be a conference of:

    Iowa
    ISU
    KU
    KSU
    Mizzou
    Nebby
    Minnesota
    Wisconsin
    NWestern
    Illinois


    10 teams...all similar in geography...lots of rivalries in there. Everyone plays Everyone.


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