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The Rice Thresher
Rice makes its case to join Big 12two or four schools to its 10-team conference. When asked what the conference i
Rice makes its case to join Big 12
The Rice Thresher / Posted yesterday
two or four schools to its 10-team conference. When asked what the conference is seeking in potential members, board chair David Boren listed five categories: athletic prowess, fan base, media market, integrity and academic standards. When asked to... Read more
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Deseret News
How does BYU measure up to Big 12's stated expansion criteria?the Big 12's stated expansion criteria. On July 19, Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bo
How does BYU measure up to Big 12's stated expansion criteria?
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
the Big 12's stated expansion criteria. On July 19, Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby and Oklahoma University President David Boren announced that the Big 12 board of directors had authorized Bowlsby to begin exploring expansion candidates. It... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Callaway Found Not Responsible in Title IX HearingNational League in the MLB. Starting with the … Following a Tuesday meeting be
Callaway Found Not Responsible in Title IX Hearing
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 11 days ago
National League in the MLB. Starting with the … Following a Tuesday meeting between Big 12 presidents, Oklahoma president David Boren announced that the … The Louisiana State University Tigers will enter the 2016 college football season with high... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Big 12 will interview 17 schools about expansionDan Patrick, and Texas chancellor Bill McRaven, among others. Cincinnati – whi
Big 12 will interview 17 schools about expansion
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Dan Patrick, and Texas chancellor Bill McRaven, among others. Cincinnati – which has the support of Oklahoma president David Boren – and BYU are also viewed as strong contenders. The “12” in Big 12 has been a lie ever since Nebraska left for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UT, OU again appear split over potential Big 12 expansion candidatesCoast Conference and only buffed its reputation as one of the nation's top all-
UT, OU again appear split over potential Big 12 expansion candidates
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
Coast Conference and only buffed its reputation as one of the nation's top all-around sports programs. OU president David Boren wasn't happy about that move and didn't hesitate to make his feelings known. My last tweet obviously based on... Read more
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Deseret News
Big 12 terminology that's surfaced among expansion discussionsdon’t translate to actual butts in bleachers or eyes on TVs. Psychologically d
Big 12 terminology that's surfaced among expansion discussions
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
don’t translate to actual butts in bleachers or eyes on TVs. Psychologically disadvantaged: A phrase Oklahoma President David Boren used last summer to describe how the Big 12 is viewed by major college football media, fans and college playoff... Read more
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Deseret News
Big 12 watch: Oklahoma Sooners pushing for expansion, have eye on BYUhave a national following through the Mormon Church, and operate near Salt Lake
Big 12 watch: Oklahoma Sooners pushing for expansion, have eye on BYU
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
have a national following through the Mormon Church, and operate near Salt Lake City, a top-35 TV market. (OU president David) Boren also has shown interest in Cincinnati; he traded emails with then-Cincinnati president Santa Ono last year.... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Kasich to Big 12: Let Cincy inBig 12 expansion subcommittee, and it's believed he sides with University of Ok
Kasich to Big 12: Let Cincy in
The Record Searchlight / Posted 21 days ago
Big 12 expansion subcommittee, and it's believed he sides with University of Oklahoma President and Big 12 board Chairman David Boren in wanting UC to receive an invitation. West Virginia is a geographic outlier in a conference mostly based in... Read more
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11 News Houston
AAC kicks off football season with speculation boiling overup the league.” He says he’s been expecting this, in some ways, for more than
AAC kicks off football season with speculation boiling over
11 News Houston / Posted 22 days ago
up the league.” He says he’s been expecting this, in some ways, for more than a year. Ever since Oklahoma President David Boren began calling the Big 12 “psychologically disadvantaged,” Aresco has been considering contingency plans, even... Read more
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ESPN
In expansion talks, just what does OU really want?Five years ago, Oklahoma president David Boren stood at the construction site o
In expansion talks, just what does OU really want?
ESPN / Posted 22 days ago
Five years ago, Oklahoma president David Boren stood at the construction site of a new campus dormitory and declared that the Sooners would be no "wallflower "during this second round of conference realignment. Boren's comments sent a clear message... Read more
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ESPN
Biggest questions to answer now in Big 12 expansionwas that the Big 12 would finally quash the expansion debate, at the very least
Biggest questions to answer now in Big 12 expansion
ESPN / Posted 29 days ago
was that the Big 12 would finally quash the expansion debate, at the very least in the interim. Oklahoma president David Boren had been pushing for expansion, but in conjunction with the implementation of a conference network. He rightly... Read more
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WRAL Sports Fan
ECU must hope Big 12 becomes Big 16has been made to expand, Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby and power-wielding pre
ECU must hope Big 12 becomes Big 16
WRAL Sports Fan / Posted 30 days ago
has been made to expand, Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby and power-wielding presidents Gregory Fenves (of Texas) and David Boren (of Oklahoma) would be smart to bring aboard as many quality new members as it sees fit now – before the next... Read more
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ESPN
Texas Gov., UT president back Houston to Big 1212 Conference, it is not appropriate for me to comment on the prospects of any
Texas Gov., UT president back Houston to Big 12
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
12 Conference, it is not appropriate for me to comment on the prospects of any individual university," Oklahoma president David Boren said in a statement. On Tuesday, the conference announced that it had authorized commissioner Bob Bowlsby to... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
SMU making its case to join Big 12done very well. We’re on a level playing field with those institutions. We soli
SMU making its case to join Big 12
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
done very well. We’re on a level playing field with those institutions. We solidify the Dallas market.” Oklahoma President David Boren, the Big 12 board chairman, said Tuesday that the league’s checklist for new members includes athletic department... Read more
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Deseret News
Finding a Power 5 home for all BYU sports is on Tom Holmoe's mindregular season in a conference schedule, I love that.” On Tuesday, Big 12 Comm
Finding a Power 5 home for all BYU sports is on Tom Holmoe's mind
Deseret News / Posted 1 months ago
regular season in a conference schedule, I love that.” On Tuesday, Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby and Oklahoma President David Boren, the Big 12 board chairman, outlined the criteria the conference will use to evaluate expansion candidates. They... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Governor Greg Abbott says Big 12 expansion is 'non-starter' without Houstoncommissioner to actively evaluate their interest, and to report back those eval
Governor Greg Abbott says Big 12 expansion is 'non-starter' without Houston
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
commissioner to actively evaluate their interest, and to report back those evaluations to the board," Oklahoma president David Boren said. Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby has been tasked with evaluating universities and gauging their interest in... Read more
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ESPN
ACC's future as a top conference secured with network dealthe prospects for its own television network. Now the conference is talking ab
ACC's future as a top conference secured with network deal
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
the prospects for its own television network. Now the conference is talking about expansion again -- Oklahoma president David Boren said as a direct result of the ACC's network news. Any thought about trying to poach an ACC team is not based in... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Big 12 criteria: Who has the advantage?or four schools, possibly by the start of the 2017 football season. University
Big 12 criteria: Who has the advantage?
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
or four schools, possibly by the start of the 2017 football season. University of Oklahoma President and Big 12 Chairman David Boren told reporters this week the conference will generally gauge each candidate by five criteria — strength of... Read more
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ESPN
Future Big 12: The contenders, wild cards and ... UCLA?Bowlsby and Oklahoma president and Big 12 board chair David Boren said the fact
Future Big 12: The contenders, wild cards and ... UCLA?
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
Bowlsby and Oklahoma president and Big 12 board chair David Boren said the factors that the league would consider would include strength of football program, fan base, media market, reputation and academic standing. Through that prism, here's how... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Expansion: Memphis among teams vying for Big 12 membershipsay the 10-member Big 12 is committed to expansion, but it is obvious where thi
Expansion: Memphis among teams vying for Big 12 membership
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 1 months ago
say the 10-member Big 12 is committed to expansion, but it is obvious where this is headed. Bowlsby and Oklahoma President David Boren, the chairman of the conference’s board of directors, noted plenty of schools have reached out to the Big 12,... Read more
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