Lunch links: Big 12 expansion talk
June, 28, 2012
By David Ubben | ESPN.com
- In a January (Important word, there. You can tell because it's in italics.) memo, Big 12 commissioner Chuck Neinas said the only school that added TV value to the Big 12 was Notre Dame. But what about the Noles, y'all?
- With new playoff money booming, Texas coach Mack Brown hopes it reignites talk of a player stipend.
- Does an expanded playoff mean expansion for the Big 12? Here's Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman's take.
- Bob Stoops says everyone wins with the creation of a playoff.
- Colleague Ivan Maisel doesn't believe that 12-year deal for the playoff is so ironclad.
- Texas introduces you to incoming DB Bryce Echols.
- Now's your chance to learn a whole lot about West Virginia if you've been ignorant all this time.