Originally Posted by Smooth Criminal
I'd rather have Boston College than Rutgers. BC definitely has a much higher Big Ten feel than Rutgers. Mostly to me because of their history.
How is that possible? They're private and aren't a member of the AAU. Also, Rutgers is the birthplace of college football so that's something historic. Conferences are all about making money and Rutgers has the greater potential for that plus the academic qualifications that the B1G has.