2 Big East Members Have Discussed Starting a Basketball-Only League

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Boise State U. is one of five institutions to join the Big East Conference this month. But philosophical differences between members could lead the league to splinter, sources say.
December 21, 2011

At least two Big East members have had conversations about leaving the conference to start a new league built around traditional basketball powers, several sources told The Chronicle.

The conversations, which are preliminary and may not lead to any…

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