The internet home for Hoos anywhere and everywhere.

Virginia Mens Basketball Board

KCHoo

Joined: 01/30/2000 Posts: 57055
Likes: 9075


What has ended that illusion for you. The B1G requires


Members to be AAU schools and have an enormous research grant sharing arrangement between the member schools. The FSU President basically told the fans that they would not leave the ACC for the B12 because of academics. The Pac12 isn’t inviting Boise or other low academic achools. Texas and OU aren’t hurting the academic rep of the SEC.

I agree with you that it probably doesn’t matter to UVA or it’s peer schools in the ACC but it seems to matter to the less respected schools. WVU’s main issue is probably its tiny footprint though.

(In response to this post by hoomanchew)

Posted: 07/29/2021 at 12:12AM



+0

Insert a Link

Enter the title of the link here:


Enter the full web address of the link here -- include the "http://" part:


Current Thread:
  It all depends on how you couch the argument. ** -- alleyoop hoo 07/28/2021 8:15PM
  A burning question ** -- Texas Hoo 07/28/2021 9:40PM
  I love this place ** -- hoorulestheacc 07/28/2021 10:14PM
  Take me home to the place I belong -- HooWorldOrder 07/28/2021 10:27PM
  Henry John Deutschendorf III? ** -- hoorulestheacc 07/28/2021 10:30PM
  For me the aversion is not academics -- Spudnut 07/28/2021 6:01PM
  Respectfully, Couldn’t disagree more. -- rocket 07/28/2021 5:53PM

Get the Sabre Edge!

Subscribe to TheSabre.com!

UVA Hoops Fans, Check Out Intangible

vm307