Since the Big 12 decision regarding expansion will ultimately be made at the Presidential level, the inclination is to allow some leeway in judgement. Then again, look at what we are seeing every day in our U.S. Presidential campaign.

On the surface, and just below it as well, it would be hard to conduct a more screwed up process than the one the Big 12 is conducting on its expansion/no expansion decision.

It would be easy to blame this on Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby, but he is only acting on the wishes of his Presidents and Chancellors and they CLEARLY have no idea how to do this.

“I have seen a lot of things happen in this league,’ said one official from a Big 12 school, “but I have never seen anything like this.” The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.