…and can you really blame them
? They should…no they WILL get screwed over this year assuming Auburn takes care of business against South Carolina, so they’re not playing the Boise State waiting game in college football. They’re going big.
The Horned Frogs have accepted an invitation to join the Big East as an all-sports member, sources told ESPNDallas.com’s Richard Durrett on Monday morning. TCU has scheduled a press conference for 1 p.m. CT to make “a major announcement involving the TCU athletics program.” TCU is currently third in football in the BCS standings and has a chance to play in the national championship, but the winner of the Mountain West does not automatically qualify for a BCS bowl. The Big East does qualify for the 2012 and 2013 seasons and will be bolstered by the Horned Frogs’ three consecutive top 11 BCS finishes. TCU will join the Big East for the 2012-13 school year, according to multiple media reports.
Great move by the Horned Frogs. Makes the path to a National Championship MUCH easier.