ESPN issues nonchalant refusal to Big 12’s cease and desist letter

The Big 12 has made the decision to send a cease and desist letter to ESPN in order to prevent the television network from communicating with league members regarding conference realignment. And now ESPN has responded with what can essentially be boiled down to, “Yeah, no.” Sports Illustrated writer Ross Dellenger has posted ESPN’s full … Read more

Oklahoma and Texas officially leave Big 12 Conference

According to reports, both Oklahoma and Texas have made it official and they are leaving the Big 12 Conference. Brett McMurphy is reporting that, as expected, both teams are expected to apply for SEC membership. Oklahoma and Texas released the following joint statement on Monday morning. Oklahoma & Texas make it official: they’re leaving conference … Read more

Another Big 12 team is interested in leaving for the Big Ten

With reports everywhere that Texas and Oklahoma are potentially leaving the Big 12 for the SEC, other reports/rumors are surfacing that other Big 12 teams are being proactive about planning their next move. According to Dylan Buckingham, Oklahoma State has spoken to the Big Ten and the conference has been receptive and is looking into … Read more

Source suggests founding members of Big 12 are leaving for SEC

According to a source of Chip Brown of 247Sports, both Texas and Oklahoma are leaving the Big 12 to join the SEC. From 247Sports: Texas and Oklahoma, the founding members of the Big 12, are leaving the league – and barring any unforeseen developments, will join the Southeastern Conference, a high-level source close to the situation … Read more

Source: Michigan, Ohio State among four Big Ten teams to reach out to Big 12

Nov 28, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes wide receiver Michael Thomas (3) makes a catch over Michigan Wolverines cornerback Jourdan Lewis (26) in the third quarter at Michigan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

On Monday morning, Dan Patrick of The Dan Patrick Show reported that a source of his had indicated that both the Big Ten and Pac-12 will officially pull the plug on their 2020 football seasons on Tuesday. Patrick noted that Big Ten presidents voted 12-2 in favor of canceling the season with the only two … Read more