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Pac-12 Launches New Pilot Program Looking To Reduce Length Of Football Games

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 27 / 17

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott yesterday announced the "most significant effort yet to counter the ever-expanding length" of football games, according to Zach Helfand of the L.A. TIMES. The conference will "launch a pilot program" during some nonconference games that will "experiment with game-shor...

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