Univ. of Cincinnati officially applies to join the Big 12 conference

Sep 8, 2021

Per Dayton Daily News: The University of Cincinnati officially submitted its application to join the Big 12, and a university official with knowledge of the process expects the school to be accepted into the conference on Friday.

Cincinnati’s application goes before the league’s leadership alongside applications from Brigham Young University, the University of Central Florida and the University of Houston. If all four are accepted, the league would return to its full roster of 12 teams, up from eight.

Source: Dayton Daily News