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    Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    I love this scenario. Here's a great report from KUSports.com.

    Could Mountain West merger save Big 12? | KUsports.com



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Its better than the CUSA but I would still much rather be in the Big East. There is no guarantee that this conference would be a AQ.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    make this happen Jamie



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Its better than the CUSA but I would still much rather be in the Big East. There is no guarantee that this conference would be a AQ.
    well, there is for now, because it is already AQ.


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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    KU will never let this happen IMO.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    the buyout money would rock, but i really love the idea of the isu, ku, ksu, and mu joining the BE.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Go East, not West. Total households are what you want for future dollars with a Conf TV deal. Plus they are already AQ.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Im in as long as we get the MWC commish.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Very good article.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Finally some sense of this talk about the UT XII staying together. To me this is only viable if we manage to shed ourselves of UT, knowing them, though, they will see this cash cow and push any real threat to their empire to other league then announce they are staying to "oversee" the rebuilding.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Quote Originally Posted by Wallruss64 View Post
    Im in as long as we get the MWC commish.


    Please not BEEBE!


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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    the Big 12 could absorb all 10 members of the Mountain West, including newly acquired Boise State, and move forward as a revamped Big 12.
    when did this happen?



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Great article. Unfortunately I don't see Dan Beebe paving the way on this. Get rid of him and put in an interim committee made up by Mizzou, KU, K-state, Baylor and ISU's ADs to make this happen.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    I love this scenario. Here's a great report from KUSports.com.

    Could Mountain West merger save Big 12? | KUsports.com
    What about the existing MWC TV Network? Could that be morphed over to become a Big 12 TV Network? Big bucks are a possibility there.



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    Re: Big 12/MWC merger talk "picking up steam"

    Quote Originally Posted by AlleyAddict View Post
    when did this happen?
    This past Friday - they will enter the MWC in 2011



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