BLUM: Big 12, The Conference of the Future?

Jul 18, 2016; Dallas, TX, USA; Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks to the media during the Big 12 Media Days at Omni Dallas Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The following is a futuristic account of what the landscape of College athl...

WILLIAMS: What the Big 12 is banking on

Jul 18, 2016; Dallas, TX, USA; Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks to the media during the Big 12 Media Days at Omni Dallas Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports For the record: I was probably going to be skeptical of any decision that the...

No expansion for the Big 12 — at least right now

After months of speculation, the door has been officially shut on Big 12 expansion -- at least for now. Oklahoma president David Boren and Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby announced during a press conference on Monday that the conference will stay at 10 teams. Boren: â€...

REPORTS: Status quo for the Big 12

Jul 18, 2016; Dallas, TX, USA; Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks to the media during the Big 12 Media Days at Omni Dallas Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The Big 12 is still scheduled to hold a press conference at 5:30 today to discuss the results of this morning's board of di...

LINK: Big 12 to hold press conference at 5:30 today

The Big 12 Conference is holding and promoting a press conference that league commissioner Bob Bowlsby and Oklahoma president David Boren will hold today at 5:30. The 11 remaining, "viable" candidates were told they would be informed of the news between 4-5 pm b...

WILLIAMS: Pollard candid on Big 12 expansion

When I reached out to Jamie Pollard to schedule our annual preseason podcast a little over a month ago, Big 12 expansion chatter was all but dead. Not anymore. While watching his son compete in international track competition last week, Pollard was in Poland wh...

MONDAY MUSINGS: Why can’t we be friends?

1 – There is one thing that I have never understood about the constant realignment rumors that the gurus feast on daily: Why would Texas want to leave the Big 12? I just don't understand the motive. This is a classic “big fish in a small pond” scenario...

WILLIAMS: Expansion-Palooza

I have a dream to someday write a book about all of the conference realignment that took place between the years 2010 and whenever this all comes to and end. For a guy who studied journalism along with political science but is also into sports, it is a perfect...