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Pac-12 mailbag: Kliavkoff’s culpability, expansion options, WSU’s connections and more

Pac-12 mailbag: Kliavkoff’s culpability, expansion options, WSU’s connections and more

The Hotline mailbag is published each Friday, except in the case of supernova news like USC and UCLA leaving the Pac-12. Some questions have been edited for clarity and brevity. Could Pac-12 commissioner George Kliavkoff have done anything to prevent the L.A. schools from leaving, or was the revenue gap from the Larry Scott era …

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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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Pac-12 expansion candidates: Where should the league look first?

Pac-12 expansion candidates: Where should the league look first?

The Pac-12 originally chose to be patient with expansion. It figured it could wait and find the perfect fit or hold steady. In the wake of USC and UCLA’s departure to the Big Ten, the conference has lost that luxury. The Pac-12 Board of Directors met Friday morning and authorized the conference to explore expansion. …

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Big Ten expansion fallout: 10 lingering topics league officials must now ponder

Big Ten expansion fallout: 10 lingering topics league officials must now ponder

In an interactive room at the ground floor of his league’s semi-new headquarters, Big Ten commissioner Kevin Warren met two reporters from The Athletic to discuss a mountain’s worth of issues facing collegiate sports. As almost a throwaway question as Warren was ready to step away to his second-floor office, expansion became a topic. “Regarding …

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