As expected, Nebraska accepted the Big Ten Conference’s invitation today.
Don’t expect the defections to stop there. Texas regents will meet Tuesday to discuss the situation, and it looks more and more like five more Big 12 schools — Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State — will follow Colorado’s lead and join the Pac-10.
So, if you’re keeping score: The Pac-10 now has 11 teams, the Big 12 now has 10 teams, the Big Ten, which had 11 teams, now has 12.
Here’s the latest from the Lincoln Journal Star.
Meanwhile, Boise State — a football powerhouse in the WAC — today jumped to the Mountain West Conference.