Big 12 Memo Sheds Light On Decision To Not Expand AAC Eyes "Power Six" Conference Moniker Big 12 Presidents Opt Against Expansion Big 12 Decision Angers Prospective Schools OSU Examines Dip In Attendance At Boone Pickens Florida-LSU Rescheduled For November Delany Stresses Importance Of East Coast Big 12 To Vote On Expansion Next Week Purdue Projects '17 Athletic Department Revenue Northwestern's Player Restrictions Ruled Unlawful
Big 12 Memo Shows Decision Not To Expand Likely Not Unanimous Among Member SchoolsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 19 / 16
Even though the Big 12 "announced that its decision not to expand was unanimous," there were schools that only "ultimately agreed to go along with the plan when it became obvious the conference would not reach the supermajority needed to expand," according to sources cited by Brett McMurphy of ESPN....
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