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Hartford Courant
Big 12 Meetings End With No Resolution On ExpansionThe presidents and chancellors from the conference's 10 schools met Friday at t
Big 12 Meetings End With No Resolution On Expansion
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
The presidents and chancellors from the conference's 10 schools met Friday at the league's office in Irving, Texas, and they offered reporters few details. Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said specific expansion candidates were not discussed over the two... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Big 12 leaders agree to single voice dealing with big issuesBig 12 presidents and chancellors came to one agreement Friday: While working t
Big 12 leaders agree to single voice dealing with big issues
KXII Sherman / Posted 3 days ago
Big 12 presidents and chancellors came to one agreement Friday: While working through the possibility of a football championship game, expansion and a league-wide television network, they are going to defer comments to Commissioner Bob Bowlsby. The... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Big 12 vows unanimity as it continues to study expansion, title gameIRVING, Texas — In the next few months, we probably shouldn’t expect to hear qu
Big 12 vows unanimity as it continues to study expansion, title game
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
IRVING, Texas — In the next few months, we probably shouldn’t expect to hear quite as much from Oklahoma President David Boren. At least, not on the biggest topics facing the Big 12. The league’s presidents and chancellors emerged from a meeting... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Big 12 leaders agree to single voice dealing with big issuesBig 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby, left, and Kansas State president Kirk Schulz l
Big 12 leaders agree to single voice dealing with big issues
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby, left, and Kansas State president Kirk Schulz listen to a reporter's question after the conference's meeting Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Irving, Texas. Big 12 presidents and chancellors came to one agreement while working... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Grants tree removal decreases transient camps, trash dumpingNew Mexico considers creation of ethics commissionNew Mexico considers creation
Grants tree removal decreases transient camps, trash dumping
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
New Mexico considers creation of ethics commissionNew Mexico considers creation of ethics commission New Mexico is moving closer than ever toward creating an independent ethics commission to keep watch over the conduct and campaign finances of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico considers creation of ethics commission New Mexico is moving closer than ever toward creating an independent ethics c
New Mexico considers creation of ethics commission
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
New Mexico is moving closer than ever toward creating an independent ethics commission to keep watch over the conduct and campaign finances of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
prosecutor in Texas must repay $187K, head to jail MondayTime running out for capital funding process overhaulTime running out for capit
prosecutor in Texas must repay $187K, head to jail Monday
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
Time running out for capital funding process overhaulTime running out for capital funding process overhaul New Mexico lawmakers say a proposal to change the way funding for dams, roadways and other infrastructure projects is allocated may not be... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Time running out for capital funding process overhaul New Mexico lawmakers say a proposal to change the way funding for dams, roadw
Time running out for capital funding process overhaul
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
New Mexico lawmakers say a proposal to change the way funding for dams, roadways and other infrastructure projects is allocated may not be... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Barker part of Naval Air Station Corpus Christi anniversaryTime running out for capital funding process overhaulTime running out for capit
Barker part of Naval Air Station Corpus Christi anniversary
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
Time running out for capital funding process overhaulTime running out for capital funding process overhaul New Mexico lawmakers say a proposal to change the way funding for dams, roadways and other infrastructure projects is allocated may not be... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Stanford welcomes first FBS player from Austria in Class of 2016The Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference
Stanford welcomes first FBS player from Austria in Class of 2016
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
The Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference schedule, but any hope of reviving the game in 2016 appears to be fading quickly. A meeting of Big 12 athletic directors on Thursday in Irving, Texas yielded no movement... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Albuquerque police: Vehicle goes airborne; 3 die in crash Albuquerque police say a speeding car failed to stop at a T intersection, wen
Albuquerque police: Vehicle goes airborne; 3 die in crash
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
Albuquerque police say a speeding car failed to stop at a T intersection, went over a ditch and landed on a golf course, killing three... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
NCAA rules committee to review possible changes to targeting rulesThe Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference
NCAA rules committee to review possible changes to targeting rules
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
The Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference schedule, but any hope of reviving the game in 2016 appears to be fading quickly. A meeting of Big 12 athletic directors on Thursday in Irving, Texas yielded no movement... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
High school student accused in sexual assault near campusThis Hour: Latest New Mexico news, sports, business and entertainmentThis Hour:
High school student accused in sexual assault near campus
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
This Hour: Latest New Mexico news, sports, business and entertainmentThis Hour: Latest New Mexico news, sports, business and entertainment A young man convicted of beating two homeless men to death with cinder blocks and other objects in New... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
SPORTS digestCardinal Mooney announces HOF class YOUNGSTOWN Fourteen former Cardinal Moone
SPORTS digest
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
Cardinal Mooney announces HOF class YOUNGSTOWN Fourteen former Cardinal Mooney athletes will be inducted into the school’s athletic hall of fame on Feb. 14. A buffet dinner will start at 6 p.m., with the induction ceremony to start at 8. Tickets... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Sports digest: Coach of 'Miracle' 1960 U.S. Olympic hockey team diesJack Riley, who in 1960 coached the U.S. to its first Olympic gold medal in hoc
Sports digest: Coach of 'Miracle' 1960 U.S. Olympic hockey team dies
The Fremont Argus / Posted 4 days ago
Jack Riley, who in 1960 coached the U.S. to its first Olympic gold medal in hockey, has died. He was 95. Riley was born in Boston, played left wing on the hockey team at Dartmouth and was a member of the 1948 U.S. Olympic team. Twelve years later,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Carlton: Big 12 taking 'deep dive' into analytics in deciding on title game, conference TV networkIRVING - The headlines aren't dramatic or sexy and neither is the process. The
Carlton: Big 12 taking 'deep dive' into analytics in deciding on title game, conference TV network
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
IRVING - The headlines aren't dramatic or sexy and neither is the process. The Big 12 is taking a hard statistical look at its future in ways that will impact the return of a football title game, possible expansion and a conference television... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Big 12 unlikely to play football championship game this yearIRVING, Texas — The Big 12 is unlikely to play a football championship game thi
Big 12 unlikely to play football championship game this year
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
IRVING, Texas — The Big 12 is unlikely to play a football championship game this year even though the NCAA approved a plan last month that would allow the 10-team league to do so. There are also not any immediately pending decisions to be made on... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Oregon State QB transfer lands at Northern IllinoisThe Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference
Oregon State QB transfer lands at Northern Illinois
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
The Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference schedule, but any hope of reviving the game in 2016 appears to be fading quickly. A meeting of Big 12 athletic directors on Thursday in Irving, Texas yielded no movement... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Big 12 unlikely to have football title game in '16The Big 12 is unlikely to stage a football championship game this year though t
Big 12 unlikely to have football title game in '16
KXII Sherman / Posted 4 days ago
The Big 12 is unlikely to stage a football championship game this year though the NCAA approved a plan last month that would allow the 10-team league to do so. Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby says data presented to league athletic directors Thursday... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Big 12 ADs meet but make no progress on championship game, expansion or TV networkThe Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference
Big 12 ADs meet but make no progress on championship game, expansion or TV network
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
The Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference schedule, but any hope of reviving the game in 2016 appears to be fading quickly. A meeting of Big 12 athletic directors on Thursday in Irving, Texas yielded no movement... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Clemson's Charone Peake: I felt like we dominated AlabamaThe Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference
Clemson's Charone Peake: I felt like we dominated Alabama
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
The Big 12 may one day bring its conference championship back to the conference schedule, but any hope of reviving the game in 2016 appears to be fading quickly. A meeting of Big 12 athletic directors on Thursday in Irving, Texas yielded no movement... Read more
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CBS Sports
Newton rewrote rules but here's how cheating is still rampant in collegeWhen considering Cam Newton's legacy in the run-up to the Super Bowl, don't for
Newton rewrote rules but here's how cheating is still rampant in college
CBS Sports / Posted 9 days ago
When considering Cam Newton's legacy in the run-up to the Super Bowl, don't forget his father. While son has rewritten the record books, dad has rewritten the NCAA manual. It is because of Cecil Newton that parents aren't allowed to sell the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
OU president Boren wants expansion, Big 12 TV dealNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma president David Boren plans to do some nudging wh
OU president Boren wants expansion, Big 12 TV deal
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma president David Boren plans to do some nudging when he meets with fellow Big 12 Conference administrators next week. Right after the NCAA granted the Big 12 the right to have a championship game in a 10-team league,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma president David Boren doesn't expect a vote next week on adding a Big 12 title gameNORMAN — University of Oklahoma President David Boren acknowledges that differe
Oklahoma president David Boren doesn't expect a vote next week on adding a Big 12 title game
The Oklahoman / Posted 11 days ago
NORMAN — University of Oklahoma President David Boren acknowledges that differences exist among Big 12 Conference members regarding the path forward, but also doesn’t believe the league is in any imminent danger. As league executives gather next... Read more
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CBS Sports
Bob Bowlsby: Chances of vote on Big 12 title game 'no better than 50-50'After resisting for a while, the Big 12 may move to a league title game. (USATS
Bob Bowlsby: Chances of vote on Big 12 title game 'no better than 50-50'
CBS Sports / Posted 12 days ago
After resisting for a while, the Big 12 may move to a league title game. (USATSI) The chances of a vote being held next week on a Big 12 football championship game are “no better than 50-50,” Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby told CBS Sports on... Read more
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CBS Sports
College sports discusses ending NCAA academic standards for freshmenBig 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby has spent lots of time recently talking and thi
College sports discusses ending NCAA academic standards for freshmen
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby has spent lots of time recently talking and thinking about what he calls an “upside down” NCAA academic model. Instead of only penalizing negative behavior, Bowlsby believes there needs to be incentives to reward... Read more
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The Advocate
Q&A with Troy Dannen: Tulane’s new athletic director talks expectations, rekindling the rivalry with LSU and what he sees in the future of Green Wave sportsNew Tulane athletic director Troy Dannen spent a whirlwind first week on the jo
Q&A with Troy Dannen: Tulane’s new athletic director talks expectations, rekindling the rivalry with LSU and what he sees in the future of Green Wave sports
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
New Tulane athletic director Troy Dannen spent a whirlwind first week on the job, hiring a football coach — Willie Fritz from Georgia Southern — while barely getting a chance to see the campus. Immediately after that, he had to hire a volleyball... Read more
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The Advocate
New Tulane athletic director Troy Dannen has some mighty lofty goals, but his message is resonating so farIn his six weeks as athletic director at Tulane, Troy Dannen has heard all of t
New Tulane athletic director Troy Dannen has some mighty lofty goals, but his message is resonating so far
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
In his six weeks as athletic director at Tulane, Troy Dannen has heard all of the reasons why the Green Wave got to the state it’s in — de-emphasis, leaving the Southeastern Conference, abandoning Tulane Stadium, Wally English, point shaving, not... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
NCAA approves new concussion ruleAlthough schools are already required to have concussion protocols, the move de
NCAA approves new concussion rule
The Gadsden Times / Posted 24 days ago
Although schools are already required to have concussion protocols, the move defines who are the primary medical providers in key decision-making roles and sets a strong wall between team doctors, trainers and coaches, officials said. “I believe... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Correction: NCAA Convention storySAN ANTONIO (AP) - In a story Jan. 13 about an NCAA rule change to allow the Bi
Correction: NCAA Convention story
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 25 days ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - In a story Jan. 13 about an NCAA rule change to allow the Big 12 to stage a football championship game, The Associated Press, relying on information from Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby, reported erroneously that the Atlantic Coast... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title gameSAN ANTONIO (AP) - The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smal
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title game
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 25 days ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smallest power conference in major college football still has some muscle. A rule change approved Wednesday at the NCAA annual convention will allow the Big 12 to hold a... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Proposal would permit Big 12 title gameA proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference champi
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
KY3 Springfield / Posted 25 days ago
A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference championship football game without expanding beyond 10 teams. The Division I council voted Wednesday at the NCAA convention in San Antonio to adopt a proposal permitting teams... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Proposal would permit Big 12 title gameA proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference champi
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 25 days ago
A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference championship football game without expanding beyond 10 teams. The Division I council voted Wednesday at the NCAA convention in San Antonio to adopt a proposal permitting teams... Read more
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News 8000
Proposal would permit Big 12 title gameA proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference champi
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
News 8000 / Posted 25 days ago
A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference championship football game without expanding beyond 10 teams. The Division I council voted Wednesday at the NCAA convention in San Antonio to adopt a proposal permitting teams... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Proposal would permit Big 12 title gameA proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference champi
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
KECI Missoula / Posted 25 days ago
A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference championship football game without expanding beyond 10 teams. The Division I council voted Wednesday at the NCAA convention in San Antonio to adopt a proposal permitting teams... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game | Sports - Home Big 12 wouldn't have to expand to hold championship POSTED:
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
KTVZ Bend / Posted 25 days ago
| Sports - Home Big 12 wouldn't have to expand to hold championship POSTED: 10:57 AM PST January 14, 2016 A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Proposal would permit Big 12 title gameA proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference champi
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 25 days ago
A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference championship football game without expanding beyond 10 teams. The Division I council voted Wednesday at the NCAA convention in San Antonio to adopt a proposal permitting teams... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Proposal would permit Big 12 title gameA proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference champi
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference championship football game without expanding beyond 10 teams. The Division I council voted Wednesday at the NCAA convention in San Antonio to adopt a proposal permitting teams... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Proposal would permit Big 12 title gameA proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference champi
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 25 days ago
A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference championship football game without expanding beyond 10 teams. The Division I council voted Wednesday at the NCAA convention in San Antonio to adopt a proposal permitting teams... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Proposal would permit Big 12 title gameA proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference champi
Proposal would permit Big 12 title game
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 25 days ago
A proposed NCAA rule change would allow the Big 12 to stage a conference championship football game without expanding beyond 10 teams. The Division I council voted Wednesday at the NCAA convention in San Antonio to adopt a proposal permitting teams... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn President Herbst: Big 12 Vote Not UnexpectedThe American Athletic Conference was one of only two conferences Wednesday to v
UConn President Herbst: Big 12 Vote Not Unexpected
Hartford Courant / Posted 25 days ago
The American Athletic Conference was one of only two conferences Wednesday to vote against the proposal that will allow the Big 12 Conference to hold a football championship game with a 10-team league. UConn athletic director Warde Manuel, who cast... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jeff Jacobs: UConn Still On Wrong Side Of Tracks, Looking Up At The Rich And PowerfulAnd, really, why would they be if the Texas-centric Big 12 power brokers could
Jeff Jacobs: UConn Still On Wrong Side Of Tracks, Looking Up At The Rich And Powerful
Hartford Courant / Posted 26 days ago
And, really, why would they be if the Texas-centric Big 12 power brokers could be beaten into a compromise that essentially gave them what they wanted in the first place? The NCAA Division I Council, made up of the 10 FBS football conferences, voted... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title gameSAN ANTONIO (AP) - The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smal
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title game
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smallest power conference in major college football still has some muscle. A rule change approved Wednesday at the NCAA annual convention will allow the Big 12 to hold a... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
NCAA vote allows Big 12 to hold football championship gameSAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smal
NCAA vote allows Big 12 to hold football championship game
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smallest power conference in major college football still has some muscle. A rule change approved Wednesday at the NCAA annual convention will allow the Big 12 to hold a... Read more
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The Morning Call
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title gameSAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smal
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title game
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smallest power conference in major college football still has some muscle. A rule change approved Wednesday at the NCAA annual convention will allow the Big 12 to hold a... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title gameA rule change approved Wednesday at the NCAA annual convention will allow the B
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title game
The Gadsden Times / Posted 26 days ago
A rule change approved Wednesday at the NCAA annual convention will allow the Big 12 to hold a championship game as early as next season if it wants to. The change scraps the requirement that leagues have 12 members and play in two divisions in... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
NCAA changes rule so the Big 12 can hold football championship gameThe change scraps the requirement that leagues have 12 members and play in two
NCAA changes rule so the Big 12 can hold football championship game
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
The change scraps the requirement that leagues have 12 members and play in two divisions in order to hold a title game. The new rule lets a smaller league play a title game pitting its top two teams, provided it plays a round-robin regular-season... Read more
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Bluffton Today
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title gameSAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smal
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title game
Bluffton Today / Posted 26 days ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smallest power conference in major college football still has some muscle. A rule change approved Wednesday at the NCAA annual convention will allow the Big 12 to hold a... Read more
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Deseret News
NCAA vote doesn't help BYU's designs on getting invite from Big 12Does this shut the door on BYU's hopes to be invited to a Power 5 league? No, b
NCAA vote doesn't help BYU's designs on getting invite from Big 12
Deseret News / Posted 26 days ago
Does this shut the door on BYU's hopes to be invited to a Power 5 league? No, but it doesn’t help. This vote was the next big item on the national scene that could have ignited the Big 12 to expand. It does not mean Big 12 presidents will absolutely... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title gameSAN ANTONIO >> The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the sm
NCAA votes to allow Big 12 to hold football title game
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 26 days ago
SAN ANTONIO >> The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smallest power conference in major college football still has some muscle. A rule change approved Wednesday at the NCAA annual convention will allow the Big 12 to hold a... Read more
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