Conference Expansion

Boise State, AAC settle lawsuits


Lawsuits first filed in April 2013 involving Boise State and the American Athletic Conference was resolved Thursday as both parties agreed to have all claims dismissed

BYU coach makes a pitch to join the Big 12


Bronco Mendenhall says it is time for the Cougars to join the Big 12 Conference


Mountain West expands to add Colorado College

The Mountain West Conference has added Colorado College as an affiliate member in women’s soccer beginning in the fall of 2014. It is only the second institution in MW conference history to join...

Potential Realignment Dilemma Part 2: Football


Part 2 addresses the football future and the potential return of an old MWC foe.

The Potential MWC Realignment Dilemma


The conference could face a potential dilemma with only 11 schools for the olympic sports so it makes sense to look for a 12th member

San Diego journalist puts foot in mouth, big time

San Diego beat writer Mark Zeigler pops off at Boise State.


Boise State-Big East Infighting Continues

The split between Boise State and the former Big East Conference has not gone well. The Idaho Statesman is reporting that both sides have filed law suits over the exit fee levied against Boise...

New Additions bring the MWC to 12 members.


The Mountain West Conference officially adds Utah State and San Jose State.

Conference Expansion What-If: A Bigger, Better MWC


Perhaps if the realignment dominoes had fallen differently, the MWC would currently include schools like former members TCU and BYU, along with the Big12's Oklahoma State and Baylor, too.

Utah State AD is excited to be joining the MWC


Utah State AD Scott Barnes says Utah State is all set to join the Mountain West Conference.

ACC gives conference realignment death knell


The ACC may have found a way to slow down, or possibly even halt conference realignment.

Gonzaga to the Mountain West? Why Not?

Obviously, we're all focused more on the NCAA Tournament than conference realignment right now, but it doesn't mean the Mountain West Conference shouldn't continue looking for ways to improve...

Longhorn Network worth nearly as much as Big East


ESPN matched NBC Sports offer and will continue to broadcast Big East football and basketball games.

Let's Play College Football Risk


Vizzini remembered two of the classic blunders: "Never get involved in a land war in Asia" and "Never go against a Sicilian when death is on the line." He actually forgot a third: "Never use...

Big East TV deal actually has a number, MWC laughs


The first publicly known offer for the new Big East has come out, and it is not a good one.

UNLV AD wants BYU back in the Mountain West


UNLV athletic director Jim Livengood believes BYU will need to make a decision about whether to join a league or remain independent.


The Mountain West's Best-Case Long Term Scenario

Let's say, hypothetically, that we are eventually headed toward 16-20 team super conferences, and the 'Power 5' being whittled down into a Power 4. I think the Mountain West should be rooting for...

Big 12 to Consider Scheduling Alliance


One bombshell out of Big 12 country Friday was news that the Big 12 was in discussions with three other conferences to form a scheduling alliance. Those talks were confirmed by Big 12 commissioner...

MWC Expansion: Why Not FCS?


Looking at possible expansions in the Mountain West with FCS schools.

Mountain or West? Which division is tougher

Here is an extremely early look at what division will be tougher for football.

MWC announces divisions for 12-team league


The Mountain West has decide on the two, six-team division for the 2013 football season.

Upcoming League Meetings to Discuss Divisions


A small report from the Star-Advertiser cues us into the next step for the head honchos of the MWC.

MWC to host a football title game in 2013


Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports is reporting that the Mountain West will have a title game for the 2013.

What is next for MWC now that they have 12 teams


The Mountain West is a 12-team league for the 2013 football season, so what does the league do next.


VIDEO: SDSU remains in Mountain West discusses San Diego State's return to the Mountain West.

San Diego State officially returns to the MWC


The Mountain West Conference and San Diego St. Aztecs jointly announced officially Wednesday afternoon that that San Diego, Calif.-based school will remain a member of the Mountain West Conference...

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