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OU, Mizzou & WVa Having Press Conferences Tonight

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by InTheBuff, Sep 22, 2011.

  1. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Club Member Club Member

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    all around the same time.....


    hmmm??

    got to think OU & MU announce they are staying in the Big 12 while WVa says they are
    going to join as well....

    or what if all three were leaving to join A&M in the SEC....nah :rolling_eyes:
     
  2. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Anything could happen.
     
  3. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Club Member Club Member

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    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    WVU is interesting
     
  5. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    Please go to baylorfans and post this.
     
  6. MtnBuff

    MtnBuff Not allowed in Barzil 2 Club Member

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    Horns fans would go into full meltdown mode. . .
     
  7. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Eastern Virginia president is in Denver today also. ;)
     
  8. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    Rumor in OK is TCU, Louisville and WVU to Big12.
     
  9. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Club Member Club Member

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    curious how the two divisions would be divided-
     
  10. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    TCU would replace A&M.

    Louisville and WVU would replace Nebraska and Colorado.
     
  11. Whatsinaname

    Whatsinaname New Member

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    Wow TCU, Louisville, WVU as replacements for NU,CUand A&M. Boy that was a upgrade LOL
     
  12. Mick Ronson

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    about as good as they could do, but still a bit wacky.

    Big XII North did get better in hoops, though.
     
  13. JimmyBuff

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    Lousiville has a big time basketball program in terms of revenue. WVu kind of far away though
     
  14. Alfred91

    Alfred91 Club Member Club Member

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    If WVU goes to the Big 12, it's because they are desperate not to be in the Big East when it melts down.
     
  15. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    and the drama continues, I'm gonna make some popcorn.
     
  16. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    link on the WVU news?
     
  17. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    The 9 remaining teams have committed their media rights to the Big 12 for SIX years.

    I think the Pac 16 genie is gonna stay in its bottle for at least another 4-5 years.
     
  18. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    It would look that way, this is HUGE news for us.
     
  19. BehindEnemyLines

    BehindEnemyLines beware the habu Club Member

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    the ol' b12 (aka, the "neutered nine") looks poised to make a big jump in academic standing
     
  20. GoldenBuff

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    :popcorn:
     
  21. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Haha, Boren and OU want to go back to 12, Texas prefers 10. Next obstacle right there, guys.

    Also, Texas A&M was allowed to vote today on the league´s future.

    This conference is so ****ed.
     
  22. Jens1893

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    Boren: "I hope no one will write in the future that anyone is driving the train in this conference."

    He also referred to the new media right agreement as "handcuffs"
     
  23. Buffsoldier

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    And the Terry Schiavo of football conferences just got it's feeding tube put back in. Still brain-dead though.

    What? Too soon?
     
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  24. Heywood

    Heywood The actual El Guapo Club Member

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    rep!
     
  25. Goose

    Goose Hoops Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    I'm just disappointed you didn't find a way to work a Baylor/murder joke in there too.
     
  26. ScottyBuff

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    Best options for Big 12 would be to add TCU, Louisville, and West Virginia. It ain't perfect but it keeps them around alot longer.

    Rutgers and UConn get hosed but probably are hoping the SEC raids the ACC for team #14 and one of them gets the lottery ticket (Rutgers probably).

    Big East now looks just like Conference USA of 2004, so they might as well invite East Carolina and Central Florida to the picture, maybe even Houston, SMU, and Memphis too. Army, Navy, and Air Force would help prop up some national interest but it wouldn't really push the conference back into the "BCS" level of play. Not sure how long they can hold onto a BCS bid with that lineup. Maybe the Mountain West should workout a "play-in" game with the future Big East champion for that BCS bid and forget the C-USA champion.
     
  27. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Now being reported Missouri REJECTED the SEC. You read that right.
     
  28. sackman

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    What happened to the BYU rumors?

    And WVU? Really? That seems like a big stretch to me.
     
  29. MtnBuff

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    Texas and OU promised them a load of money and they realized that they would be toast on the field in the SEC, at least that's my guess.

    May also be waiting for an eventual Big 10 invite which is what they want and who is a much better fit for them.
     
  30. Buffs@5345'

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    I just laughed so hard milk shot out my nose, and I didn't have any milk to drink!
     

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