Big 12 wheeling, dealing explained
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Kansas athletic director Lew Perkins said Wednesday that the five Big 12 schools in danger of being left without a conference came up with a plan that included offering money to keep Texas, Texas A&M and Oklahoma in the league.
Kansas, Kansas State, Iowa State, Baylor and Missouri drafted a
"business plan" to persuade the bigger schools to reject any
interest from the Pac-10 or Southeastern Conference, Perkins said.
The idea was to make sure the three Big 12 South ...
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