Showing posts with category "expansion"

Will the Big 10 Raid the Big XII? An Exercise in Club Theory

Sports leagues can be thought of as clubs. To enter any club, permission must be obtained from the incumbents, which means a sufficient number of them must be

August 16, 2022
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Announcing the New Quebec City Arena...

Big news out of Quebec today.  The Province of Quebec and the Quebec City government announced formal plans to build a new arena in Quebec City.  The new

August 11, 2022
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canada

Optimal Size of the Rugby World Cup

The 2011 Rugby World Cup has now progressed past the Pool Stage, with the Quarter-Finals to be played this coming weekend. Hosts New Zealand look to be in

August 13, 2022
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expansion

Superconferences

From USA Today's Campus Rivalry blog:

August 11, 2022
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expansion

Big Ten Expansion Timetable Speeds Up

So much for the leisurely 18 month period for exploring their options.  Recent reports indicate that the Big Ten expansion timetable has gone into overdrive.

August 11, 2022
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expansion

More Big 10 Expansion Talk - Does Basketball Matter?

Following up on Brad's post about Big 10 expansion plans, it looks like the football coaches in the Big XII have no idea what's going on in Expando World.  At

August 11, 2022
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big 12