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    Maybe not this round, but the next one ??

    If we end up with 4 super conferences with this round of Conference shake ups, in 8 - 12 years will we end up with 1 SUPER conference?

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    Ohio State
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    and about 5 to 8 more.

    Then just have 1 big "SUPER" conference. They would have the major TV Deal and leave the rest behind.


    If money is driving this, that would seem to be the natural progression.



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    Re: Maybe not this round, but the next one ??

    In one super conference of 10 teams, presuming they play a conference schedule, some of them will inevitably wind up with awful records. Those schools are always going to need the ISUs and Baylors of the world to pad their W/L column.



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    Re: Maybe not this round, but the next one ??

    thought crossed my mind but everyone i mentioned it too laughed at me. glad to know someone is with me.


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    Re: Maybe not this round, but the next one ??

    I'm more guessing 2 "pro-style" super conferences, 16 or 18 teams apiece for 32 or 36 teams total.


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    Re: Maybe not this round, but the next one ??

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    I'm more guessing 2 "pro-style" super conferences, 16 or 18 teams apiece for 32 or 36 teams total.
    I think we are working towards that. If I was Iowa I wouldn't be thumping my chest too hard. They may yet go down in 10-20years.


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