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Alabama’s Saban blitzes NCAA about its new rules

TUSCALOOSA — For the most part, Nick Saban has had a fairly calm spring.

Outside of a brief blowup in the news conference immediately following the team’s first spring practice, the sometimes-volatile Alabama head coach has maintained his cool through most of his interactions with the media over the last month. 954 more words

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Saban bemoans NCAA’s new recruiting model

TUSCALOOSA — Little of Alabama coach Nick Saban’s 16-minute meeting with reporters — his first and only news conference during Alabama’s third week of spring practice — focused on the two-hour closed scrimmage his team just finished inside Bryant-Denny Stadium. 773 more words

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The Big 12 will not split into divisions for football

The Big 12 has decided against splitting into two divisions for football, setting up a championship game between the two top teams in the conference after its nine-game, round-robin schedule. 187 more words

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Bowlsby Disagrees With Iowa State AD's Synopsis Of Big 12

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby bristled at the suggestion that without Oklahoma and Texas the league is akin to the Mountain West. 127 more words

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Big 12 Stands Pat And Touts Unity, But Is It Built To Last?

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DALLAS (AP) – The 10 schools that make up the Big 12 are bound together by a deal committing their television rights to the conference through the 2024-25 school year. 915 more words

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Big 12's meandering journey ended up in the right place: No expansion

GRAPEVINE, Texas — With straight faces, they insisted they hadn’t mashed the accelerator toward expansion back in July. And that the quasi-public way the process unfolded, all the way until the end, was actually positive. 1,042 more words

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