View Poll Results: Which teams do we add? Multiple Choice

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  • Louisville

    47 46.53%
  • Cincinnati

    32 31.68%
  • Memphis

    32 31.68%
  • Arkansas

    50 49.50%
  • Utah

    35 34.65%
  • BYU

    40 39.60%
  • Colorado State

    12 11.88%
  • Air Force

    14 13.86%
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    Which Teams do we add now?

    Memphis
    Arkansas
    Louisville
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    Utah
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    Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    Which teams??



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    Re: Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    BYU and Air Force is my guess...



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    Re: Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    Question should be: "What should we add?" My bad.



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    Re: Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    Just described as "tawdry" on PTI but they reported that FedEx has said they'll kick in 10 mil a year to anybody that'll let Memphis into a BCS conference.

    Who'd of thought tawdry and college sports would be used in the same conversation?



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    Re: Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    Louisville and Memphis would be great for basketball and ok for football. I voted for Utah, but that seems highly unlikely due to the Pac 10 offer they will surely get. Arkansas or BYU would be good too, but I don't see either happening.



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    Re: Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    First choice: Nebraska and Colorado for tradition sake though not gonna happen.

    Second choice: Arkansas and Louisville.

    Most realistic in my opinion: Two of BYU, Memphis, Louisville.



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    Re: Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    No One.

    TRUE conference football. Play every team, every year in a 9 game conference schedule.



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    Re: Which Teams do we add now?

    Houston and someone else. Houston had a lot of success until the SWC dissolved.



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    Re: Which Teams do we add now?

    Memphis, and take the FedEx money that comes with it



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    Re: Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rogue52 View Post
    No One.

    TRUE conference football. Play every team, every year in a 9 game conference schedule.
    This.

    Play each team every year for football and every team both home and away in basketball. This creates a more attractive schedule and a stronger conference. It also gives Mizzou and Iowa State 4 games each year against Texas teams which is good for football recruiting.

    If we can make it work with 10 teams we should NOT ADD ANYONE.



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    Re: Which Teams do we add now?

    Uh, we don't add anyone. These $$$ making financial sense depend upon a 10 team league. Short of adding a giant like Notre Dame would dilute the revenue pool too much.



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    Re: Which Teams do we add now?

    Arkansas.....and someone else.



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    Re: Which Teams do the Big 12 add now?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rogue52 View Post
    No One.

    TRUE conference football. Play every team, every year in a 9 game conference schedule.
    THIS...

    Anyone else dilutes the money unless it is Notre Dame. Then you can afford to bring in two more.

    Superconferences ARE NOT the future.



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    Re: Which Teams do we add now?

    All of them. We get good teams, we get bowl contracts. We get bowl contracts, we get money.


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