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News On 6 Tulsa
Red River Rivalry? Texas Twice Voted to Approve "Mayfield Proposal"the Sooners' quarterback from the beginning. When speaking at an OU Board of R
Red River Rivalry? Texas Twice Voted to Approve "Mayfield Proposal"
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 days ago
the Sooners' quarterback from the beginning. When speaking at an OU Board of Regents meeting on Tuesday, school president David Boren said that the University of Texas was one of the schools to vote for the "Mayfield Proposal" both times. OU pres... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
OU Board of Regents approves 7 percent tuition hikea 7 percent tuition hike. The approval comes after 15.95 percent decrease in s
OU Board of Regents approves 7 percent tuition hike
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 3 days ago
a 7 percent tuition hike. The approval comes after 15.95 percent decrease in state appropriations and what President David Boren called "the most critical budget crisis in the history of the university," according to a news release. OU's... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Championships are contagious at OUon the job so long (18 years, the longest-serving head coach in major college f
Championships are contagious at OU
The Oklahoman / Posted 8 days ago
on the job so long (18 years, the longest-serving head coach in major college football) because of Joe Castiglione and David Boren? If they provide great leadership for the gridiron, no reason they couldn't provide great leadership for other... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Baker Mayfield revote shows why the Big 12 is good for OUDavid Boren was headed south on Interstate 35 when he heard the news that quart
Baker Mayfield revote shows why the Big 12 is good for OU
The Oklahoman / Posted 10 days ago
David Boren was headed south on Interstate 35 when he heard the news that quarterback Baker Mayfield would not be allowed to play for the 2017 Sooners. The OU president was not pleased. It was June 1. Big 12 faculty representatives had voted down,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Summitt's stand re-launched OU women's basketball, and ignited a Hall of Fame coaching careerPaula Smalling and senior women's administrator Marita Hynes to athletic direct
Summitt's stand re-launched OU women's basketball, and ignited a Hall of Fame coaching career
The Oklahoman / Posted 11 days ago
Paula Smalling and senior women's administrator Marita Hynes to athletic director Joe Castiglione and school president David Boren, everyone was moving forward. What is next? What can be done? Coale sensed that everyone wanted to do this... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Big 12 football: Television deal will play major role in conference's future— not just with ESPN but all television partners — was the biggest contributing
Big 12 football: Television deal will play major role in conference's future
The Oklahoman / Posted 12 days ago
— not just with ESPN but all television partners — was the biggest contributing factor in University of Oklahoma President David Boren and Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby virtually ending any thought of a Big 12 Network. “The marketplace simply... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Edith Gaylord led colorful lifehelped me through life.'" Smith said the guest list included some prominent pe
Edith Gaylord led colorful life
The Oklahoman / Posted 12 days ago
helped me through life.'" Smith said the guest list included some prominent people like University of Oklahoma President David Boren and his wife and the president of Colorado College, but it included many more people like a local country club... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OU softball: Sooners share one final moment with home crowdwanted to do before everyone took off for the summer.” Oklahoma athletics dire
OU softball: Sooners share one final moment with home crowd
The Oklahoman / Posted 13 days ago
wanted to do before everyone took off for the summer.” Oklahoma athletics director Joe Castiglione and OU President David Boren shared their congratulations to the program's 2016 roster in front of a packed stadium. Castiglione even carried... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Big 12 pauses expansion talks, odds still in UH's favorand with a new network, the league wanted to move to new markets and would find
Big 12 pauses expansion talks, odds still in UH's favor
The Daily Cougar / Posted 14 days ago
and with a new network, the league wanted to move to new markets and would find that they already have roots in Houston. David Boren, president of the University of Oklahoma and current Big 12 chairman, has advocated for expansion, but has spoken... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
6 Investigates: 'Hire' Educationinquires with the university between mid-March and early May in an effort to be
6 Investigates: 'Hire' Education
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 15 days ago
inquires with the university between mid-March and early May in an effort to be granted an interview with President David Boren. Instead, the university provided Provost Kyle Harper. "We're really a different institution today than we were... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Bob Stoops supports Big 12 title gamenot playing one since the conference restructured to 10 teams following the 201
Bob Stoops supports Big 12 title game
The Oklahoman / Posted 17 days ago
not playing one since the conference restructured to 10 teams following the 2010 season. University of Oklahoma president David Boren said at the time of the announcement that football coaches would likely change their view on the game once they... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
SEC will eventually poach the weakstart their own TV networks, but that's simply not financially feasible anymore
SEC will eventually poach the weak
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
start their own TV networks, but that's simply not financially feasible anymore. Just three months ago, Oklahoma President David Boren lobbied vociferously for the Big 12 to expand and start its own TV network, but when I asked him about a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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18d
WTSP-TV Tampa
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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First Coast News
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
First Coast News / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
20 related stories
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
20 related stories
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KTVB Boise
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
KTVB Boise / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Why the Big 12 is expanding in one way but not the otheror almost certainly this year — but hey, who really knows, because it’s the nev
Why the Big 12 is expanding in one way but not the other
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 18 days ago
or almost certainly this year — but hey, who really knows, because it’s the never-ending story. And Oklahoma president David Boren, the current chairman of the league’s board of directors, dropped just enough vague phrases for fans of schools... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
20 related stories
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5KSDK St. Louis
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
20 related stories
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% inc
Big 12 to add football championship game in 2017
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 18 days ago
the league distributed $30.4 million to its members in the past year, a 20% increase year over year. Big 12 board chair David Boren said Friday, “We are continuing to consider possible expansion and what it might do positively and negatively in... Read more
20 related stories
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KREM.com Spokane
Why the Big 12 is expanding in one way but not the otheror almost certainly this year — but hey, who really knows, because it’s the nev
Why the Big 12 is expanding in one way but not the other
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
or almost certainly this year — but hey, who really knows, because it’s the never-ending story. And Oklahoma president David Boren, the current chairman of the league’s board of directors, dropped just enough vague phrases for fans of schools... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
KU likes Big 12's positioning coming out of league meetingstheir preferences are granted the most weight. Yet the most outspoken conferenc
KU likes Big 12's positioning coming out of league meetings
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
their preferences are granted the most weight. Yet the most outspoken conference critic from that hierarchy, OU president David Boren, came away saying “the chemistry is very strong in the Big 12 right now.” Those were thoughts Zenger gladly... Read more
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ESPN
Five reasons why the Big 12 isn't panickinginto the Four Seasons at Las Colinas, and left the same way. "We're not in any
Five reasons why the Big 12 isn't panicking
ESPN / Posted 18 days ago
into the Four Seasons at Las Colinas, and left the same way. "We're not in any sort of crisis," said Oklahoma president David Boren, the chair of the Big 12's board, "in which we have to decide something very, very quickly, and move in a... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 19 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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Deseret News
Big 12 title game in 2017, but unclear if still 10 teams thenis if the conference will still be a 10-team league then. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in 2017, but unclear if still 10 teams then
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
is if the conference will still be a 10-team league then. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
SEC will one day poach best of ACC, Big 12 as football money gap growsstart their own TV networks, but that's simply not financially feasible anymore
SEC will one day poach best of ACC, Big 12 as football money gap grows
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
start their own TV networks, but that's simply not financially feasible anymore. Just three months ago, Oklahoma President David Boren lobbied vociferously for the Big 12 to expand and start its own TV network, but when I asked him about a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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First Coast News
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
First Coast News / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
KTVB Boise / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
96 related stories
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
96 related stories
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KVUE-TV Austin
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Big 12 Will Have Title Game In 2017, Future Still Unclearstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. “I’ll just say we’re
Big 12 Will Have Title Game In 2017, Future Still Unclear
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. “I’ll just say we’re not ready to vote on expansion,” said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. “Hopefully, we’ll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
96 related stories
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams thenstill a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're
Big 12 title game in '17, but unclear if still 10 teams then
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
still a lingering issue that suddenly seemed less urgent. "I'll just say we're not ready to vote on expansion," said David Boren, the Oklahoma president and chairman of the league board. "Hopefully, we'll be able to reach some kind of... Read more
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