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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 25 / 17

Big 12 Commissioner BOB BOWLSBY "will continue" in the role through June '25 under a contract extension announced Friday. The deal will take the 65-year-old Bowlsby through the "end of the Big 12's next round of television negotiations." The conference's contracts with ESPN and Fox run through '25...

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