No link dump tonight as there was this article and the Yurachek article that Pawrful linked to in another thread. Tramel is hilarious though:
Tramel: Why UConn should join BYU as Big 12’s best expansion candidates
I can’t even pick a good quote out of this article. He basically says that UCONN should be in with BYU because it’s a “University of,” Connecticut is the most populous state without a school in a Power 5, ESPN is close by, and they have good academics.
He then goes on to say that their football would be a drag on the conference (yet the Big 12 doesn’t need another football power ), that geography isn’t important but that BYU and UCONN would need to drop a number of non-revenue sports, and takes a shot at Houston for making the Big 12 too much like the SWC (because, you know, it was Houston’s fault for the SWC breaking up…).
What’s the Billy Madison quote: