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Remember when the Big 12 was going to expand
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Remember when the Big 12 was going to expand

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As the Big 12 presidents and chancellors were wrapping up their summer board meeting in Irving, Texas, last July, one prominent school official was driving to a dinner when he flipped on his satellite radio. Instantly recognizing the voice of Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby over the airwaves, he couldn't believe what he was hearing.

The Big 12, Bowlsby declared, would officially begin to explore expansion.

"Almost careened off the road," said the official, who immediately began phoning his colleagues around the league to figure out how this happened. They, too, were stunned.

"I thought we had lost our minds."

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