Big 12 Commisioners Panel Shines Light On Future of Conference

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The University of Texas played host to a Big 12 Commissioners Panel earlier today, during which current Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby and former commissioner Dan Beebe answered questions on a range of subjects, including conference realignment. Current Big 12 […]

Big 12 In Talks With Russell Athletics Bowl

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Conference realignment and bowl preferences were the topics of discussion last month when the athletic directors of the Big 12 Conference met in Dallas, and it seems as though progress is being made in the bowl tie-in department. It is […]

Big 12 Wants Football Championship Game To Be Reinstated

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The Big 12 has been without a conference championship game for the last two seasons and now commissioner Bob Bowlsby has decided he wants that to change. No, don’t get too excited, loyal Big 12 fans, that doesn’t mean he wants […]

Big 12 Athletic Directors Meet, Talk Bowls And Conference Realignment

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The athletic directors of the schools that make up the Big 12 Conference met in Irving, TX over the past two days to discuss the future of the conference in terms of composition and bowl preferences. Big 12 fans have […]

Big 12 Conference needs to be proactive when it comes to realignment

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Just when you thought that conference realignment was over for the time being, it could be heating up again soon. Like it or not, the college football landscape is changing drastically every year. The Big 12 Conference, which has previously […]

Big 10 Expanding; What’s Next For The Big 12?

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Filed away in the “wish it would go away but never will” department for me is conference realignment. On Monday, both the Maryland Terrapins and Rutgers Scarlet Knights Boards of Regents voted and agreed to move to the B1G Conference. Conference realignment has […]

Big 12 Wants Respect, Has Chance to Earn It On the Field

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After a tumultuous off season, the Big 12 has a chance to earn respect with a few marquee out of conference tilts. Starting in week two, Kansas State hosts Miami in the little apple. A win by the Colin Klein-led […]

Around College Football: May 30th

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In a move that publicizes the expected, the SEC and Big 12 plan to vote together on entrance requirements for the college football playoff. [blackbirdpie url=""] Battle lines indeed. What the SEC and Big 12 dream in an ideal world […]

Adding post-season bowl game with SEC a brilliant move by Big XII

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This time last season, college football fans and media were writing off the Big XII conference as all but dead and gone. In just two years, the conference lost four schools to other conferences; the Nebraska Cornhuskers ran off to […]

Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby Meets His Makers

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New Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby answered the tough questions during his introductory press conference, like whether he was in the bag for Texas. As long as DeLoss Dodds is the athletic director in Austin and the Longhorns continue printing […]

Bob Bowlsby Accepts Offer to Serve as Big XII’s New Commissioner


Earlier today, Rant Sports reported that the Big XII conference had extended an offer to the Stanford University athletic director, Bobby Bowlsby, to serve as the conference’s new commissioner. It has just been reported that Bowlsby has indeed accepted the […]

Big 12 Offers Stanford AD Bob Bowlsby Commissioner’s Job

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Requiring a permanent replacement when Chuck Neinas returns to his search firming duties, the Big 12 has offered the commissioner’s job to Stanford athletic director Bob Bowlsby. According to ESPN’s Andy Katz, the conference should have their target in place […]