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Poll: Most Big 12 players in favor of league expansion

A poll of Big 12 players across the 10 conference teams revealed that 75% of the 24 surveyed players would prefer for the league to expand. 182 more words

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Big 12 Championship Game Returns For 2017 Season

The slogan “One True Champion” will have a whole new meaning this season for the Big 12 Conference.

After a brief hiatus, the Big 12 will have a conference championship game, which will be held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. 465 more words

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Bowlsby feels good about Big 12 despite negative perceptions

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Big 12’s decision to restore a football championship game was based only on the league wanting to boost its chances of getting a team into the College Football Playoff, Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said Monday. 842 more words

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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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