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This Week in Twitter: The Big Ten Adds UCLA and USC, Potential Further Conference Expansion Could Be on the Horizon, Ohio State Lands Three CB Commitments

This Week in Twitter is a look at some of the week’s best and most entertaining tweets from Buckeyeland and beyond. Thursday, the college football landscape as we know it was shaken forever, with traditional Pac-12 powerhouses USC and UCLA declaring they’d bolt for the Big Ten starting in the 2024 season.  The Big Ten announced …

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The Big Ten’s Addition of USC And UCLA Gives Ohio State A New Blue-Chip Foe, More Trips to the Rose Bowl And Sustained Conference Relevancy

Things are about to change in the Big Ten. Thursday’s announcement that USC and UCLA are set to leave the Pac-12 and join Ohio State and company in 2024 was a bombshell in the world of collegiate athletics, and is certain to have ripple effects across the college football landscape in the months – and …

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Conference realignment tracker: Ranking top moves for the upcoming 2022-2023 college basketball season

Conference realignment tracker: Ranking top moves for the upcoming 2022-2023 college basketball season

Future conference realignment took center stage in college sports this week, when news broke Thursday that USC and UCLA will be on their way to the Big Ten in 2024. The move marks the latest shakeup in a series of changes sparked last year by the announcement that Texas and Oklahoma will transition from the …

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Sean Strickland goes after Israel Adesanya in fiery exchange at UFC 276 press conference

Sean Strickland goes after Israel Adesanya in fiery exchange at UFC 276 press conference

Sean Strickland put the spotlight on himself in his first UFC press conference. Well known for making highly controversial statements on social media, Strickland began the afternoon at the UFC 276 pre-fight press conference somewhat toned down on stage at the T-Mobile Arena after admitting that UFC officials asked him to be on his best …

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Bahrain Victorious abruptly ends Tour de France press conference as investigation rumbles on

Bahrain Victorious abruptly ends Tour de France press conference as investigation rumbles on

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Phil Mickelson grilled as ‘Saudi stooge’ in awkward LIV Golf press conference

Phil Mickelson grilled as ‘Saudi stooge’ in awkward LIV Golf press conference

Phil Mickelson on Wednesday morning London time met with reporters for the first time since his self-imposed exile of nearly four months ahead of this week’s Saudi-backed LIV Golf inaugural tournament, and it was a highly-awkward, uncomfortable affair.  At the center of the grilling was the assassination of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi by the …

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How Western Conference champion Colorado Avalanche were built

How Western Conference champion Colorado Avalanche were built

Two players who have played at least one game in the Stanley Cup Playoffs this season have previously won the Stanley Cup: forwards Andre Burakovsky (2018, Washington Capitals) and Darren Helm (2008, Detroit Red Wings). Of the 23 to play at least one postseason game, 11 were acquired via trade, six were selected by Colorado …

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