Jay Bilas explains that with the inevitable move to four mega-conferences, the Big East's place among the big boys is in danger. In fact, with few alternatives, it appears the conference we all knew is now gone.
The 2008-09 college basketball season is almost two months old. And the nonconference portion of the schedule is nearly complete. So it's time to take a look at where the Big 12 stands with conference play on the horizon.