When University of Oklahoma president David Boren suggested last week that the Big 12 “should strive for” expansion, he set off a predictable wave. In the college landscape, the topic of conference realignment is dry tinder. 1,112 more words
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Deregulation of conference championships may be on the horizon in college football, and that could open some interesting doors to some changes in a conference near you. 654 more words
An early signing period for college football is close to becoming a reality after years of debate and discussion about giving prospects the opportunity to end their recruitment before February. 683 more words
PHOENIX — The Big 12 formalized its football tiebreaking procedures here Wednesday as it wrapped up spring meetings at the Arizona Biltmore hotel.
One day after commissioner Bob Bowlsby indicated that Big 12 members were not interested at this point in starting a conference championship game for the 10-team league, the tiebreaking procedures could become important in the College Football Playoff discussion. 243 more words
PHOENIX (AP) – The Big 12 has tapped the brakes on the conference championship game talk.
Last week, Commissioner Bob Bowlsby strongly suggested the league would move toward bringing back its football championship to improve its chances of putting a team in the College Football Playoff. 424 more words
PHOENIX — One week after Bob Bowlsby suggested his league had to do something about being left out of the first College Football Playoff, the Big 12 decided to do nothing — and that’s the right thing to do. 1,209 more words