With Nebraska in the fold (and Zombie Tom Osborne apparently their athletic director -- seriously, he looks undead in that photo!), The Big Ten has some decisions to make. Do they stay at 12 teams? Do they continue to expand as all their major conference counterparts frantically do the same, or do they save themselves? Do they have any clue what they even want to do, or … [Read more...] about What Is The Big Ten’s Next Expansion Move?
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Nebraska is officially a member of the Big Ten… or whatever it will end up being called after all the dust has settled. While the move makes sense both financially and to improve the quality of football in the conference, the switch does absolutely nothing for college basketball. By: David Kay … [Read more...] about What does Nebraska Basketball Bring to Big Ten? Not Much.
And the first Big Ten expansion domino falls. Probably. Nebraska is supposed to officially be joining the Midwest power conference by Friday. This news we receive from Lee Barfknecht (yes, I know that's a very unfortunate looking last name) of the Omaha World-Herald. If you're unfamiliar with the World-Herald, it's the primary daily newspaper of Nebraska, as well as … [Read more...] about Nebraska could be Big Ten’s 12th member in 2 days!
TSB Submission from Nebraska fans So here's what some Nebraska fans sent me: their ideas on how a new Big Ten landscape would look. I've noted that they seemed to be somewhat influenced by Teddy Greenstein's Sunday Chicago Tribune piece on the topic. … [Read more...] about Nebraska fans weigh in on Big 10 Realignment