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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Begin the move fast to the Big East....right about NOW



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Really hoped they would head to the SEC; it would sure be a better fit.



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    Really hoped they would head to the SEC; it would sure be a better fit.
    Why?



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Hold on... here we go!

    Why is OU waiting to hear what Texas' intentions are... if they are already announcing they are going to the Pac 10? Who cares what Texas' intentions are?

    JP better not be waiting around to hear what Texas is doing. It's each man for themself at this point... just get us in a conference... and quick!



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by Lastplace View Post
    Begin the move fast to the Big East....right about NOW
    GO time.



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    This may do more harm than good. They will have to travel 4,000 miles round trip to get to the University of Washington. That is too much traveling for student athletes. It's hard enough to get athletes focused on academics now, this isn't going to help.



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    I wonder if Pollard's blackberry just updated him on this one?


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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Notice the mention of OSU as well?



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonemaniac7 View Post
    This may do more harm than good. They will have to travel 4,000 miles round trip to get to the University of Washington. That is too much traveling for student athletes. It's hard enough to get athletes focused on academics now, this isn't going to help.
    After all this, you really think the universities actually care about the 'Academic' portions of their Athlete's careers? Think again.....



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneState1028 View Post
    Why?
    My opinion (nothing more) is that OU (and thus maybe OSU) to the SEC helps avoid the SEC taking a Big East team.



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    My opinion (nothing more) is that OU (and thus maybe OSU) to the SEC helps avoid the SEC taking a Big East team.
    Gotcha. I didn't look at it that way. I was looking at it as if OU went to the SEC, we could kiss KU (K-State too?) good-bye to the Pac 10.



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonemaniac7 View Post
    This may do more harm than good. They will have to travel 4,000 miles round trip to get to the University of Washington. That is too much traveling for student athletes. It's hard enough to get athletes focused on academics now, this isn't going to help.
    lol @ "academics"



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    Re: OU headed to Pac 10

    I think the OU faculty would favor the Pac-10 affiliation over SEC any day of the week. To be in a conference with four superior academic universities - Stanford, Cal, USC, and UCLA - plus some other good ones - trumps the SEC, with Vandy.



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