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Jake Trotter On The Big 12: The Conference’s Survival May Depend On Expansion

jake Trotter Talks The Big 12 Conference And Who Has All The Power ESPN Staff Writer Jake Trotter joined Mike and Jerry to talk about the Big 12 and why he thinks they have no choice but to expand.

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Big 12 Conference Expansion? Maybe.

If there is a hint of money on the table, there is a great likelihood that a major college sports conference is going to investigate

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Big 12 Meetings: No Championship Game, No Expansion

The Big 12 spring meetings in Irving, Texas have concluded with no vote on a football championship game, nor any move toward possible expansion. The Big 12 has reportedly been lobbying along with the ACC for so-called conference deregulation, where conferences would be able

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Conference Deregulation Could Shut UCF Out of Power Five

The NCAA is prepared to pass legislation that would allow conferences fewer than 12 teams to hold football championship games by 2016, according to a report by Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports. Such a move, if passed, would make

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Houston’s Board Chair Wants Legislature to Force Big 12 Expansion

The Chair of the Board of Regents for the University of Houston says he wants the Texas state legislature to “put pressure” on the Big 12 universities’ presidents to let his school into the conference, according to the Houston

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Football Insiders: Jim Williams Talks UCF, USF and Big 12 Expansion

On this special online-only edition of Football Insiders, Jeff Sharon and Eric Lopez welcome Sports Business Insider Jim Williams to discuss the latest rumors about the Big 12’s expansion and where UCF and USF figure into them. Among the

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Football Insiders: Johnny Football Lays an Egg

On the latest ‘Football Insiders’ show, Eric Lopez and Jeff Sharon covered a range of topics on and off the gridiron, including: Is the Johnny Football experiment already over in Cleveland after his catastrophic first start? Which NFL teams need

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Four Reasons UCF Will Not Join the Big 12

Let’s dispense with platitudes here: UCF is not getting into the Big 12. Not now, not this summer, and not any time soon. Just saying that out loud is cause for the pitchforks to come out, but hear me

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Football Insiders: Will UCF Ever Join the Big 12?

On this week’s ‘Football Insiders,’ Eric Lopez and Jeff Sharon break down one of the most remarkable weeks in college football history, with the unveiling of the four teams in the College Football Playoff. Also on tap: Did the

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Big 12 Has No Plans To Add 2 Schools

Big 12 athletics directors met with commissioner Bob Bowlsby for a couple of hours on Monday in New York City. Virginia athletic director Oliver Luck briefed the room