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RE: Tramel: Big 12 brain trust a disaster when it comes to making decisions
(05-10-2015 01:03 PM)Justme Wrote:  
(05-10-2015 11:22 AM)Otacon Wrote:  My opinion is expand with three teams I feel can be grown into bigger better athletic programs. Those three are Cincinnati, East Carolina, & Central Florida. I know they don't seem like much, but I feel they have upward trending football programs and potential.

Again, my question is: Will ESPN and Fox be willing to pony up the money for those three schools? You are asking ESPN and Fox to substantially increase payout to those 3 schools. Also, Big 12 member schools would get less from their bowl game distribution going from 10 to 13. No conference will be willing to take a conference distribution being less from one year to the next. That is why I do not see the Big 12 expanding. There are no schools worth $20+Million per year that are available. You are asking ESPN and Fox to pony up for two directional schools and a city school. Doubt that would happen.
Hey one is a "locational" school, lol. Those schools would take less than the 20 million annually. You are presuming they would want a pro rata share coming in the front door. I know at least UCF understands the business side of realignment.
06-19-2015 07:50 AM
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