Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=229252
Story Retrieval Date: 8/23/2014 12:32:42 AM CST
As NCAA conferences continue to realign, colleges all over the country feel the impact. Universities from Maryland to Chicago State are swapping conferences for various reasons, leaving behind history and old rivalries for exposure and cash. Mitch Goldich reports on this issue with perspectives from an athletic director, an athlete, a blogger and a fan.