Money will inspire changes in college sports landscape

INDIANAPOLIS | Talk of the shifting college sports landscape was interrupted by the Final Four games on Saturday.

But make no mistake, when the hoop festival packs up and departs after Monday’s championship game, the next big events in college sports won’t be contested on the playing surfaces, but in conference rooms.
The docket for meetings over the next two months will include how the NCAA Tournament is structured and how it’s presented, how many new memberships the Big Ten will pass out, how conference expansion could reverberate through the other leagues and whether the latest round of sniping between politicos and the BCS will prompt revenue distribution change.

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4/3/10