Big 12's Dan Beebe gets extension
IRVING, Texas -- The Big 12 Conference has extended the contract of commissioner Dan Beebe for three years through June 2015.
Beebe's original five-year deal was set to expire in 2012.
The extension Friday comes following a summer when the future of the league was in question after Nebraska and Colorado decided to leave. Beebe was credited with being a steady figure that helped keep the team's other 10 schools together.
University of Missouri chancellor Brady Deaton, chairman ...
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