If the WAC dies should the MAC go after Texas State? If FAU's rival FIU leaves, could the MAC poach FAU from the Sun Belt? Could we take Western Kentucky for basketball? Could we become the first to 16?
We won't but that would be fun...games near Austin (San Marcos) and Miami Beach (Boca Raton).
Crazy Mascots (WKU's Big Red).
Being able to say we were the first to 16 ...in your face other conferences.
Helping kill the WAC and weaken the Sun Belt makes us stronger.
Recruiting pipelines in talent rich Texas and Florida.
The WAC was slated to play with 7 teams...but now it's looking like 5 again.
See the full list below
Louisiana Tech - Reported to CUSA
UT San Antonio - Reported to CUSA
2) New Mexico State
3) San Jose State
4) Utah State
5) Texas State
The Sun Belt had 11 teams but will now be back down to 9:
Florida International - Reported to CUSA
North Texas - Reported to CUSA
1) Arkansas State
2) Florida Atlantic
3) Georgia State
4) UL Lafayette
5) UL Monroe
6) Middle Tenn State
7) South Alabama
9) Western Kentucky
The C-USA will be back at 12,
Adding FIU, UTSA, La Tech, N Texas to:
1) Alabama Birmingham
2) East Carolina
4) Southern Miss