• Big 12's Texas, Oklahoma make request to join powerhouse SEC

    1 month ago - By NBC Sports

    Texas and Oklahoma made a request Tuesday to join the Southeastern Conference - in 2025 - with SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey saying the league would consider it in the “near future.”
    The wheels are in motion for a monumental move in college sports, but the Longhorns and Sooners are not yet free agents. And it's doubtful they want to wait until the contract that binds them to the Big 12 for four more years runs out to bolt to the SEC.
    It also might not be in the best interest of the Big 12 to have two lame ducks in the conference much beyond the 2021-22 school year.
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