Before the Big 12 Presidents can make a decision on what road to follow regarding conference expansion, they need to have an idea of why they are making this move–if they make any move at all.

The problem here is that we are talking about Presidents and in terms of athletics they are often as clueless as they are careless, which is one of the reasons why 20 schools have been included in their potential new play group.

Cut to the chase.

This is all about football.  Forget education, forget social issues, forget the political infighting that has developed in the state of Texas over the University of Houston. The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.