Pac-10 commissioner Larry Scott told reporters on a teleconference call today that the timetable for possible conference expansion is the next year while the league also begins negotiating a new TV contract.
“To me, the logic if the Pac-10 is going to think about expanding, now is our window,” Scott said. “The reason being if you’re going to consider a reconstruction of the conference, there’s a value proposition associated with that. Given that we’re about to have negotiations regarding our media rights, it makes sense that if you’re going to do it, to do it when you can monetize it and get value from it commercially.”
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