Sioux Falls, SD (KWSN)- After months of speculation Oakland University made it official yesterday as they announced that are will now be a member of the Horizon League effective July 1, 2013 . The Oakland Board of Trustees approved the move.
Dom Izzo from WDAY TV in Fargo talked about that and Minnesota football scheduling TCU during Sports Talk with Craig and Chris.
The Golden Grizzlies had played in the Summit League and the Mid-Con. since electing to move to Division 1 in 1997. The conference is now down to eight teams (although UNO won't be eligible for postseason until 2014-2015), and looks like this: Denver, Fort Wayne, IUPUI, NDSU, UNO, SDSU, USD, Western Illinois (although UNO won't be eligible for postseason until 2014-2015).