COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Texas A&M President R. Bowen
Loftin says there is still a chance the Aggies will stay in the Big
Loftin spoke Monday after receiving authority from the board of
regents to take any action he deems necessary in terms of
conference realignment. He says Texas A&M is looking only at the
Southeastern Conference right now, but didn't rule out other
The Big 12 is down to 10 teams after Nebraska (Big Ten) and
Colorado (Pac-12) left in July.
Loftin says any realignment by Texas A&M will take place after a
"lengthy' process. The SEC on Sunday reaffirmed its 12-school
alignment, but left the door open for expansion.