Boren: OU to Stay in Big 12

The University of Oklahoma has announced the intentions to remain a part of the Big 12 going forward.

Oklahoma President David L. Boren and Vice President and Director of Athletics Joe Castiglione released this joint statement this evening regarding OU's decision to remain in the Big 12 …

"The decision to stay in the Big 12 represents a consensus position which resulted from a collaborative effort with our colleagues in the conference. We value the strong working relationship that has been reaffirmed during this process among the conference members. We intend to work very hard to make the conference as lasting and dynamic as possible. We appreciate the respect and interest that has been shown to OU during this process."

The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 16, has been cancelled.

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