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Big East Commissioner Forced To Resign; Louisville Inching Toward Joining Big 12?

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Perhaps a bit more relevant to the future of the Texas Conference Big 12 than the musings of one Cemetery Hill, Andy Katz (who I have found to be one of the best reporters on realignment-related news when he sticks his toes in those waters) reports that the resignation (and presumed to be the forced resignation) of Big East Commissioner John Marinatto might lead Louisville to further pursue a possible move to the Big 12, given the Cardinals AD's close ties with Marinatto. Personally, it's hard for me to envision a scenario of the Big 12 getting to a descriptively-correct number of teams without Louisville involved.

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