A bold plan to make College Football great again

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Rich K
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A bold plan to make College Football great again

Post by Rich K » Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:41 am

It's that time of the year to renew consideration of "what if" proposals.

http://www.fbschedules.com/2018/04/a-bo ... eat-again/

The gist of this plan is the creation of 7 conferences of 11 teams each. All conference teams play a round robin, and at least one of their remaining two games must be against a power tea
Those teams and conferences would be free to form a new level between the current FBS and FCS levels and could play for a national championship at that level.
If this kind of major shakeup occurs I wouldn't mind MSU and UM moving to the second level.
The proposed split:

The Pacific Conference: Boise State, BYU, Cal, Oregon, Oregon State, Stanford, UCLA, USC, Utah, Washington, and Washington State.

The Southwest Conference: Air Force, Arizona, Arizona State, Baylor, Colorado, Houston, SMU (or Colorado State), Texas Tech, Texas A&M, TCU, and Texas.

The Midwest Conference: Arkansas, Cincinnati, Iowa State, Kansas, Kansas State, Memphis, Missouri, Northern Illinois (or Toledo), Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Oklahoma State.

The Great Lakes Conference: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Notre Dame, Northwestern, Ohio State, Purdue, and Wisconsin.

The Southeast Conference: Alabama, Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisville, LSU, Mississippi, Mississippi State, Tennessee, and Vanderbilt.

The Northeast Conference: Army, Boston College, Maryland, Navy, Penn State, Pitt, Rutgers, Syracuse, Virginia Tech, Virginia, and West Virginia.

The Atlantic Conference: Clemson, Duke, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Miami Fla., North Carolina, NC State, South Carolina, UCF, USF, and Wake Forest.


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