DEAR READER: Records interesting for what they don't reveal about Big Ten move

Friday, June 4, 2010 | 1:27 p.m. CDT

It’s no surprise that there’s a lot of interest out there surrounding the question of whether MU might join the ranks of the Big Ten. It’s a move that could mean millions of dollars in new revenue for MU athletics and a host of new academic opportunities. But it’s also a question that stirs the emotions of fans rapt by the traditions and rivalries of the Big 12 and its predecessors, the Big Eight and the Big Six.