Discussion in 'Conference Realignment Board' started by Paesano, Dec 8, 2016.
That's the Big East formula for Conference Destruction.
Wichita State Emerges As Potential Basketball Only Addition To AAC
Support 100%. Even without a renegotiation, without a football program Wichita State would only cost a fraction from the TV deal and the NCAA tournament credits would more than make up for it.
didnt see this posted in here and made a thread on it. sorry!
From a purely hoops standpoint - this isn't a bad add at all. For everything else, probably not.
Their baseball program is pretty legit. The AAC, for all it's foilbles - has turned into a pretty excellent baseball conference - not that that means anything to people here.
Add Air Force, Army and Rice (if Houston leaves).
I'm all for AAC expansion, and I'm sure that Mike Aresco and company have a plan in place already for this in the next few years.
Here's who I'd invite to move to 16:
If (and its a big if) BYU wouldn't agree to join because they enjoy being an Independent, or Army or Air Force won't join, then I think you go after these schools:
San Diego State
This thread is reminding me of being told to support our AHL team after years of watching the NHL in Hartford
Wichita State to balance Navy and stop. Nobody else.
I think only mtn west schools and Army are worthy and they are coming.
They are coming? Source?
Sorry, that was one large typo. - I think only mtn west schools and Army are worthy IF any are coming.
You guys are talking expansion.
They should be looking at contraction.
Have a look: TU's last president left a $25 million deficit but its new president has a plan
A school that is losing students, bleeding in the athletic department, firing staff, cutting faculty pay by 9% across the board, this is a school that is teetering on the edge of nowhere.
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