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    Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    So the Big 12 lost Colorado and Nebraska. As long as the Texas teams stay, which they might, the conference is still solid. So two Big 12 North teams are needed as of right now. Who could it be?

    Memphis, Cincinnati, Boise St.???

    Or move Oklahoma and Oklahoma St to the North and add TCU and Houston to the South??

    Just a thought. Thats all.



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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    We should just bounce. If we can, let's leave THEM.



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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    At this point, I really like that Big East rumor..


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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    There is no statement from anyone of power about Nebraska (but this amount of smoke has to mean something)

    And yea...we could have an annual shot at the elusive win #6 over OU



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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    At this point, I really like that Big East rumor..
    That does seem to be the latest, hottest rumor, but Texas sticking and filling in the missing 2 spots (and possibly adding more) is best for ISU I think.



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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    At this point, I really like that Big East rumor..
    +1

    At the very least it's fun to speculate



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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneState1028 View Post
    We should just bounce. If we can, let's leave THEM.
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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Chip "the tx pimp" Brown says the Southern 5 are all but gone. At this point, I'm ready to face a brave new world as opposed to kicking tumble weeds.



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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefan20 View Post
    So the Big 12 lost Colorado and Nebraska. As long as the Texas teams stay, which they might, the conference is still solid. So two Big 12 North teams are needed as of right now.
    They are sooooooo gone my friend. They are just waiting until after the bugeaters make their announcement. Only question is if they all go west or if the aggies go east.


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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    At this point, I really like that Big East rumor..
    Me too.


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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Quote Originally Posted by MookInLincoln View Post
    Me too.
    Your graphic is missing Notre Dame and Maryland!! But otherwise...I like it.

    Really think that we would need more than 12 in the conference to keep in line with the large conferences.

    I don't think sticking around with Texas is good for anyone except Texas. Big East = way better fit and a fresh new start.



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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    If ND is playing football in a conference, it will be the BigTen


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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonefan20 View Post
    So the Big 12 lost Colorado and Nebraska. As long as the Texas teams stay, which they might, the conference is still solid. So two Big 12 North teams are needed as of right now. Who could it be?

    Memphis, Cincinnati, Boise St.???

    Or move Oklahoma and Oklahoma St to the North and add TCU and Houston to the South??

    Just a thought. Thats all.
    Until some information replaces speculation - this scenario is as likely as any. In terms of revenue, the conference would hold steady with two good pickups. And, from our perspective, this is a good scenario, though not the only one in which we find future success.


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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Mizzou, Rutgers, UConn, and Maryland or Georgia Tech are the last four for the Big 10.

    ISU may end up in the Big East, but it won't be THE Big East...



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    Re: Big 12 is still intact.....hold on a minute.

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    That does seem to be the latest, hottest rumor, but Texas sticking and filling in the missing 2 spots (and possibly adding more) is best for ISU I think.
    I want out from under the shadow of Texas. In the long run I think it will be better for us. We've danced our turn with the devil. Time to get away if we can while we still have a soul.



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