http://www.latimes.com/sports/colle...ege-football-20110911,0,2404001.column?page=1 You have to read Scott's words carefully to understand that the fundamentals of possible expansion have not changed. The Pac-12 does not have to be proactive here, and Scott has publicly challenged the term "predatory." The key words are "if all conferences that are 12 [teams] stay at 12." The SEC has already conditionally agreed to accept Texas A&M. That would be team No. 13. "If that happened," Scott acknowledged, "we're in a different world." The SEC at 13 would likely trigger an arms race to 16.