The soon-to-be ex-Big East schools (Syracuse, Pitt, maybe UConn) were singing a different tune when other schools left for the ACC eight years ago.
With Pitt and Syracuse moving to the ACC, loyalty, as it relates to conference realignment, is on the brink of extinction.
The way to get to the bottom of this possible Texas A&M move to the Southeastern Conference: Follow the money. And ask questions.
Bigger is better in the NCAAs, which means the Final Four sets up to be about as good as it gets.
Sure, Louisville and Big East fans can have BCS title game dreams. Reality, however, is a whole different ball game.
The Big Man On Campus salutes the hero of East Lansing and the return of Tommy Upset, talks expansion and playoffs, calls out coaches and ranks the best. All in a day's work.