WALNUT CREEK, Calif. (AP) - The Pac-10 conference says Colorado
has accepted an invitation to become the league's 11th member.
The conference announced its first expansion since adding
Arizona and Arizona State in 1978 on Thursday. More teams could
follow Colorado from the Big 12 to the Pac-10. Reports say Texas,
Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State could accept
Pac-10 commissioner Larry Scott announced in February that the
conference was exploring possible expansion. He was given the
authority last weekend from the schools to offer invitations to
potential new members.