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Pac-12 commissioner’s shots at Big 12 come off as defensive and desperate

Pac-12 Commissioner George Kliavkoff did his best to sound like a man with confidence in his conference’s future on Friday morning. But anyone who’s been paying attention probably heard his words as desperate and defensive more than anything. Don’t get me wrong. There are plenty of ...

Power swings to Big 12 amid Pac-12 ‘fracture’

After a relatively quiet couple of weeks on the conference realignment stage, things could again be heating up. According to reports [from ESPN.com’s Pete Thamel][1] and [CBS Sports’ Dennis Dodd,][2] among others, the Big 12 Conference has officially informed the Pac-12 that it is not ...

What to make of the rumored Pac-12-ACC alliance

One of the biggest developments on a busy Tuesday in the conference realignment world came later in the day, when reports surfaced that the Pac-12 and ACC were at least discussing some kind of alliance to bring stability and more money to members of both conferences. It’s a worthwhile ...