1. BCS Dilemma: AQ Standards, The Notre Dame Exception, and BYU

    The Bowl Championship Series has a problem on its hands. A dilemma has been created that no one, at least outside of the Rocky Mountains, saw coming: BYU as an independent...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about almost 4 years ago 1,592 reads 3 comments

  2. Notre Dame AD: We Will Schedule BYU

    Jack Swarbrick, Athletic Director at Notre Dame, gave BYU's decision to go independent his seal of approval...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about almost 4 years ago 2,000 reads 7 comments

  3. BYU's Independence Strategy: The Long-Term Vision

    Brigham Young University has not yet made any formal announcements regarding its intentions to forge a path to football independence. Yet, the evidence is clear that the school in Provo, Utah is striving to find a way to make it a reality...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about 4 years ago 2,708 reads 35 comments

  4. Tommy Tuberville Calls Out Big 12 Commissioner Dan Beebe

    Tommy Tuberville, incoming coach for the Texas Tech Red Raiders, was not reserved in attacking the politics that he feels weakens the structure of the Big 12 Conference...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about 4 years ago 1,038 reads 28 comments

  5. BYU AD: Great Opportunities That Did Not Exist Last Week

    At a gathering last Friday, June 24th, with some of the nation's sports editors, BYU Athletic Director Tom Holmoe made some intriguing comments about the future of BYU's athletic program, albeit the meaning of which is certainly, by intention, vague...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about 4 years ago 1,978 reads 13 comments

  6. Why Arkansas Should Join the Big 12

    Although the controversy will never end regarding college football conference supremacy, when the various rankings are released, the Southeastern Conference (SEC) is most frequently seen at the top of the list...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about 4 years ago 2,253 reads 56 comments

  7. An Open Letter To TCU, BYU and Boise State

    You are at a crossroads Cougars, Horned Frogs, and Broncos. If you have reached this stage of college football evolution and its BCS structure, and you three have not had some private meetings together to discuss your future, something is wrong...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about 4 years ago 1,459 reads 18 comments

  8. The Folly Of Big 12 Reasoning

    The Big 12, currently with 10 programs, and its collective plan for the future is what happens when Economics 101 becomes the sole source of reasoning for conference structure...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about 4 years ago 995 reads 11 comments

  9. BYU Vs. Utah: the Rivalry that Was

    Conference Realignment is not a benign event, and has more far-reaching effects than the players involved can realize...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about 4 years ago 902 reads 35 comments

  10. Big 12 Is 10 (For Now)

    The Blunting of PAC-10 Conference Expansion Plans The University of Texas had the best of poker faces heading into this weekend...

    Stephen Carroll Written by Stephen Carroll about 4 years ago 865 reads 0 comments