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UTEP AD Bob Stull: Mountain West and Conference USA Merger May Include All Sports

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Could the MWCUSA be more than a football alliance aimed at attracting a BCS bowl bid? Or are we reaching closer to a two or more division league that covers the nation in all sports? El Paso journalist Chris Lopez, via his twitter, noted that UTEP athletic director Bob Stull dropped this bomb at todays press conference.

UTEP AD Bob Stull says C-USA merger with Mountain West moving forward and now all sports rather than just football being discussed. #UTEP
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How good could a basketball conference that has San Diego State, New Mexico, UNLV, Memphis, Marshall, UTEP, and others in it be?

For those of you against the merger, does this make you or more less excited about it? More on this as it develops...