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McLaughlin: Why ‘Pac-2’ Must Grow Beyond 8 Schools

Spencer argues that adding just six new institutions presents more problems than solutions

Posted on June 26, 2024


  By Spencer McLaughlin of Locked on CFB for SuperWest Sports

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Oregon State Athletic Director Scott Barnes said that an 8-team Pac-12 conference would keep them “nimble” going forward.

Having that few teams presents more problems than solutions.

On today’s episode of Locked On College Football, I am also joined by ‘Locked On Mizzou’ host John Miller.

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