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ESPN blocked it with the Long Horn Network.

ESPN may not be making much money if any with the LHN, but they have control over Texas. That's a chess piece they wanted. ESPN has tried to get the PAC12 too, and I think Larry Scott made a bid error not taking them up on it. But ESPN is now in the drivers seat over the Big XII.

Going forward ESPN will either fund a rebirth of the Big XII. or they will push Texas to the SEC or ACC. Once that is determined, we'll know what's next.

(In response to this post by reestuart)

Posted: 01/22/2021 at 10:44PM


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