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…is so that some people have something to watch on television on a fall Saturday afternoon.

In today’s Kansas City Star:

Breaking up the Big 12 is a Powers play

…because Texas president Bill Powers, a Cal graduate, would rather be associated with the academic powerhouses of the West Coast.

This according to some close to the situation.

OK, just wanted to know where it stood. One man’s academic ambition wrecks multiple schools’ athletics. Check.

But finally, some sense may have entered the dialogue….

Evidently not.