The Pac 10 has its own identity, and there’s no need to play follow the leader and add a potentially worthless conference championship game to close the regular season. Oklahoma lost that game in 2003, denying them the league championship, and the Sooners still played for a national title. If a conference championship isn’t required to play for the biggest prize, then what’s the point?
— Question of the week: Is there one good reason for Pac 10 expansion? " The Trojan Empire This is a great read! Some really solid arguments against Pac-10 expansion.