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    Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    I've read that the BCS contract goes through 2014. If all these teams leave in 2012, would it be possible to have the five remaining schools play each other twice in home and homes and the champion getting auto BCS bid, and forcing the other bowls to honor their bowl tie-ins???? Fourth place goes to Alamo bowl, not bad for second to last. If you can cash those checks why wouldn't the five remaining schools push off joining the mwc or whatever until 2014 and cashing those checks and hoping for a possible better invite to a BCS conference. That money and the money for the teams leaving is a pretty descent severence package. Is this a realistic option???



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    Re: Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    Quote Originally Posted by WhitUp View Post
    I've read that the BCS contract goes through 2014. If all these teams leave would it be possible to have the five remaining schools play each other twice in home and homes and the champion getting auto BCS bid, and forcing the other bowls to honor their bowl tie-ins???? Fourth place goes to Alamo bowl, not bad for second to last. If you can cash those checks why wouldn't the five remaining schools push off joining the mwc or whatever for a few years and cashing those checks and hoping for a possible better invite to a BCS conference. That money and the money for the teams leaving is a pretty descent severage package. Is this a realistic option???
    hmmm...I think there is a rule about having 6 remaining teams to keep it...but it sounds like a pretty good idea if we can do it.


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    Re: Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    Quote Originally Posted by WhitUp View Post
    I've read that the BCS contract goes through 2014. If all these teams leave would it be possible to have the five remaining schools play each other twice in home and homes and the champion getting auto BCS bid, and forcing the other bowls to honor their bowl tie-ins???? Fourth place goes to Alamo bowl, not bad for second to last. If you can cash those checks why wouldn't the five remaining schools push off joining the mwc or whatever for a few years and cashing those checks and hoping for a possible better invite to a BCS conference. That money and the money for the teams leaving is a pretty descent severage package. Is this a realistic option???

    Even if it were possible, which I don't think it is, we would be the laughing stock of college football.


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    Re: Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    Quote Originally Posted by CarlSpackler View Post
    Even if it were possible, which I don't think it is, we would be the laughing stock of college football.
    So nothing would change?

    (I'm the biggest Cyclone homer out there, but let's face it.)



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    Re: Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    Quote Originally Posted by CarlSpackler View Post
    Even if it were possible, which I don't think it is, we would be the laughing stock of college football.
    they could keep laughing while one of the teams cashed their BCS game check.


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    Re: Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    Quote Originally Posted by everyyard View Post
    hmmm...I think there is a rule about having 6 remaining teams to keep it...but it sounds like a pretty good idea if we can do it.
    We could find a sixth team: UNO. Heck SMU or Rice might do it for the money.


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    Re: Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    We could find a sixth team: UNO. Heck SMU or Rice might do it for the money.

    I would be a big payday if feasible.


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    Re: Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    You could get a sixth team to agree easily, especially if you agreed to pool all tv, and bowl winnings together and distrubutive evenily.



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    Re: Is 5 team 2 year league possible???

    So when KSU or whoever is 4-8 and not bowl elibible they can still get the 4th place bowl selection? That'll go over well.


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