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UW, WSU, AU, ASU, Utah

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

  1. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Club Member Club Member

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    along with Colorado were the schools against the PAC 12 expanding-

    just heard this from a sports writer for the Houston Chronicle being interviewed
    by Paul Finebaum-


    interesting-
     
  2. dio

    dio Admin Club Member Junta Member

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    TTU guys I heard yesterday were saying CU, AU, ASU and Stan :lol:
     
  3. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Except for the 2 Oregon and SoCal schools I´ve heard everyone being mentioned as the schools who blocked expansion.
     
  4. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    The California schools all were against expansion. They reluctantly agreed to equal revenue sharing in the Pac-12 and there was no way in hell they were going to allow a new conference member to come in that wouldn't also agree to those terms.
     
  5. JimmyBuff

    JimmyBuff Well-Known Member

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    how would a houston chronicle writer know that? Seems like pure speculation.
     
  6. Buff_since76

    Buff_since76 Still a fan... Club Member

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    It came to him in a dream, and Ken Star was able to verify it.
     
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  7. PhillyBuff

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    So just Phil Knight wanted Texas to join? Must be the swoosh on their jerseys that swayed him....
     
  8. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    I heard it was 12-0 against expansion.
     
  9. Alfred91

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    I think the only Oregon people who were for it were their bandwagon fans - who also happen to be Duke fans during basketball season.
     
  10. SINKRATZ

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    My sources are telling me that Kansas, Kansas St, and Baylor were also against the Pac 12 expansion. They suspect Iowa State was also against it, but no one bothered to ask their opinion on the matter.
     
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  11. CUBUFF80

    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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    They also wear Packer or Steeler jerseys to Seahawk games.
     
  12. boulder77

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    I really don't give a flying wallenda who was against expansion, as long as there were enough to block it ......
     
  13. aik

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    And who would want Texas or OU opening a Central Standard leak and adding strong competition for California recruits? Never mind they've been choking in big games lately, they would still have a sizeable pull in the recruiting game and steal plenty of talent from the other schools which they would go and squander in favor of in-state kids. Block.
     
  14. Alfred91

    Alfred91 Club Member Club Member

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    Ugh. Every time I see a Red Sox or Cubs jerseys in other MLB stadiums, I want to set a kitten on fire.
     
  15. Idot Buff

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    fify
     

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