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NJIT to Atlantic Sun

Jun 12th, 2015 | By | Category: Atlantic Sun Expansion & Realignment, Featured News, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment
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After years of waiting, NJIT has finally found a conference home as the school will join the Atlantic Sun for all sports for the 2015-2016 season. NJIT will replace Northern Kentucky, who is leaving to join the Horizon League. The move to the Atlantic Sun puts NJIT in a less than ideal geographic conference, as […]

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Northern Kentucky to the Horizon

May 11th, 2015 | By | Category: Atlantic Sun Expansion & Realignment, expansion, Featured News, Horizon League Expansion & Realignment, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment
Northern Kentucky University

Just 4 years after upgrading to Division 1, Northern Kentucky is preparing to also upgrade it’s conference affiliation next year. Northern Kentucky is set to join the Horizon league for the 2015-2016 season after spending it’s transitional years in the Atlantic Sun. The school will become eligible for the postseason in the 2016-2017 season. The move […]

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Conference Options for UAB

Dec 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Atlantic 10 Expansion & Realignment, Atlantic Sun Expansion & Realignment, CAA Expansion & Realignment, College Sports School News, Featured News, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment, Ohio Valley Conference Expansion, SoCon Expansion & Realignment, Southland Expansion & Realignment
University-of-Alabama-Birmingham

When UAB announced on 12/1/14 that they were dropping football, the immediate concern by many fans was what Conference USA would do with them. When the conference consolidated following the 2000’s conference shift in college sports, non-football members St. Louis and Charlotte were jettisoned to the Atlantic 10 after DePaul and Marquette joined the then-Big East, […]

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UMass to Leave MAC in 2015

Mar 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Atlantic 10 Expansion & Realignment, Featured News, MAC Expansion & Realignment, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment, school news
University of Massachusettes Amhearst Conference Realignment

UMass will leave the MAC conference following the 2015 season. The school joined the conference as a football-only member upon upgrading to FBS in 2011. Per the agreement with the MAC, if UMass were to reject an all-sports MAC invitation, that the conference could force the school to leave. Upon UMass rejecting that invitation and […]

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EKU Considers FBS Upgrade

Feb 1st, 2014 | By | Category: expansion, FBS, FCS, Featured News, MAC Expansion & Realignment, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment, NCAA Division Upgrades, Ohio Valley Conference Expansion, Sun Belt Expansion & Realignment
Eastern Kentucky University Conference Realignment

FBS could see another school added if Eastern Kentucky gets it’s way. EKU athletic director Mark Sandy recently gave a presentation to the Faculty Senate detailing why the school should upgrade to FBS and what would be needed to for it to happen. When a school seeks to upgrade from FCS to FBS, they are required […]

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Atlantic Sun and SoCon Form Lacrosse Partnership

Jan 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Atlantic Sun Expansion & Realignment, College Lacrosse Expansion & Realignment, Featured News, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment, SoCon Expansion & Realignment
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The Southern Conference and the Atlantic Sun have partnered in a deal that will shift men’s lacrosse sponsorship from the A-Sun to the SoCon in 2015. A-Sun men’s lacrosse debuts this season with six participants (Furman, High Point, Jacksonville, Mercer, Richmond, VMI) competing for an automatic bid. Bellarmine University, an NCAA Division II school in […]

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NJIT Adds Men’s Lacrosse

Nov 13th, 2013 | By | Category: America East Expansion & Realignment, College Lacrosse Expansion & Realignment, Featured News, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment, NEC Expansion & Realignment
new jersey tech Conference Realignment

NJIT has made some news of late as being the lone basketball program without a conference, participating this year as an independent. As a member of the Great West, the school suffered early after their transition from Division 2, setting the record for the longest losing streak at 52 losses. They then improved to 1-30. […]

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Hofstra Blocking of Stony Brook and Other CAA Notes

Aug 9th, 2013 | By | Category: CAA Expansion & Realignment, Editorial, Featured News, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment
Hofstra University Conference Realignment

For the past week on the CollegeSportsInfo.com forums, we’ve been discussing the CAA and the proposed expansion plans they had which included schools such as VCU, Richmond, George Washington, Davidson, College of Charleston, Elon amongst others. The information was provided via a FOI request by Shadesof48.com, a William & Mary fan site. By requesting emails, the […]

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Elon to Join CAA

May 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: America East Expansion & Realignment, CAA Expansion & Realignment, Featured News, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment, SoCon Expansion & Realignment
Elon University Conference Realignment

Elon will announce at 2pm Thursday that it will be leaving the Southern Conference and joining the CAA. The school would replace George Mason, who announced they will be leaving to join the Atlantic 10. The loss of Elon by the Southern Conference comes at a time when the conference is expected to add VMI […]

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VMI and ETSU to Rejoin Southern Conference with Mercer to Follow

May 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Big South Expansion & Realignment, Featured News, NCAA Conference Expansion & Realignment, SoCon Expansion & Realignment
Virginia Millitary Institute Conference Realignment

VMI will leave the Big South to join rejoin the Southern Conference, it’s previous home from 1924-2002. VMI basketball coach Duggar Baucom reportedly told a Roanoke Valley Sports Club group that the school was set to make the move. VMI will also be joined by Atlantic Sun members East Tennessee St. and Mercer, two schools who […]

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