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    Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    DALLAS, Tex -- A highly-placed source tells KCTV5 that the head of a television network has again told Big 12 officials they would like to form a Big 12-Pac-10 Network and that the conference's next television deal is lucrative enough to keep remaining Big 12 teams together.
    KCTV5 Exclusive: Big 12 Says Stay For The Money - Sports News Story - KCTV Kansas City



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    WHEN WILL THIS END?!?!?!?!?



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    i guess the only question i have here is can they do this before the current contract expires in 2016 or what ever year that was? if not, then they probably wont stay as they would have already made a lot of extra money by then.



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

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    WHEN WILL THIS END?!?!?!?!?
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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    Dibs on playing Colorado in the hardwood series.



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    This has always been the best choice but ALL teams need to be included with no one left behind.



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    C'mon Notre Dame...this Big 12/Pac-10 alliance would give you good national exposure...the Big 12 North has a seat waiting for you at the table...

    The Baptist-Catholic clashes would be epic...(I think those two did play a FB game some time ago...)


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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    The last KCTV "exclusive" was widely discredited.

    http://www.kctv5.com/sports/23860558/detail.html



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    Another potential fear with this scenario would be down the road if the mega conferences happened and the P10 raided only a handful like is being propositioned now. The rest of the B12 would still be on the outside looking in.

    All hypothetical of course.

    If is a true partnership and teams aren't jumping conferences down the road then this has always been my favorite solution.



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    Quote Originally Posted by Tedcyclone View Post
    i guess the only question i have here is can they do this before the current contract expires in 2016 or what ever year that was? if not, then they probably wont stay as they would have already made a lot of extra money by then.
    I would assume it would "work around" the ABC contract just like the Big 10 Network does and basically takes the place of the current Fox Sports contract (assuming Fox is the network driving the new deal as the article alludes to).



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    Quote Originally Posted by mred View Post
    At this point, anything can happen. Heck, we have people giddy over tweets by a guy who covers sports media for the Washington Examiner.



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    C'mon Notre Dame...this Big 12/Pac-10 alliance would give you good national exposure...the Big 12 North has a seat waiting for you at the table...

    The Baptist-Catholic clashes would be epic...(I think those two did play a FB game some time ago...)
    They have a game scheduled for 2012, I believe.



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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    These guys have been full of **** at every turn. I don't buy it AT ALL.


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    Re: Big 12/Pac 10 TV deal back on??

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    C'mon Notre Dame...this Big 12/Pac-10 alliance would give you good national exposure...the Big 12 North has a seat waiting for you at the table...

    The Baptist-Catholic clashes would be epic...(I think those two did play a FB game some time ago...)
    There would definitely be a LBJ vs. JFK feel to those games . .


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