This topic is already exhausting, but it’s just getting started. The Mountain West is likely waiting for more dominoes to fall before we start seeing the potential for direct changes to conference membership. My money is on nothing changing among the 12 MWC programs, but who knows.
College football 2021 stability rankings — Rating all 130 FBS teams by coaches, roster and performance
Wyoming fans, enjoy the good times and don’t take them for granted. Craig Bohl has the Pokes in a great place. Air Force, San Jose State, Nevada, Hawaii, also crack the Top 50.
Apparently some Big 12 schools reached out to Craig Thompson in 2010
Insert subscription warning, but obviously these comments will raise some eyebrows among Mountain West fans. The silly season that is realignment reports/rumors is well underway. What do you fans think? Was Thompson spouting BS? Or was the MWC a legitimate option for several Big 12 programs? Could the opportunity be there again this realignment cycle?
Before the Texas/OU news dropped, Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson told me Texas Tech, Iowa State and K-State had reached out about joining the MW in 2010.— Chris Vannini (@ChrisVannini) July 28, 2021
If the Big 12 falls apart now, which parts could the MW grab? https://t.co/oFdE449ePG
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Craig Thompson and the Mountain West were in the running to land Texas Tech, Iowa State, and Kansas State a decade ago, which he orchestrated at sea. Could now be the time? https://t.co/Xk0lVVZ5i6 pic.twitter.com/1r3O30rpFQ— RedditCFB (@RedditCFB) July 28, 2021
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Are we having fun yet? /sarcasm
.@SINow has obtained the cease and desist letter that the Big 12 sent to ESPN.— Ross Dellenger (@RossDellenger) July 28, 2021
In it, commissioner Bob Bowlsby says that ESPN has reached out to at least one of the eight remaining Big 12 members in an attempt to convince the school to leave in wake of the Texas and OU exit. pic.twitter.com/j50gEBPWBY
Applause all around!
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