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Longhorns & Aggies Back on Big 10 Menu?

June 10, 2010

Written by Jon Miller

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KCTV5 in Kansas City is reporting on their website that Texas and Texas A&M are going to petition the Big Ten for admittance into their conference, while Oklahoma will do the same with the SEC.

Honestly, does this expansion carousel know no end?  I hope not, at least until the last week of July, because it’s going to help make this the fastest off season I can ever recall.  Personally, I am have not been keen on Texas coming into the Big 10, because Iowa would probably be on their side of the fence…not that I don’t think Iowa can compete with Texas in football (the Longhorns probably have a better team more often than not), it’s just that I think being on their side of the fence could lead to problems down the road.

Then again, the Big Ten isn’t likely to move its offices from Chicago to Dallas…what Texas did to the Big 8/Big 12 is not going to happen in the Big Ten.

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