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College football's game of conference realignment is finally ending
College football's game of conference realignment is finally ending

In the children's game of musical chairs, the big loser is the kid who can't find a seat when the music stops. In college football's game of musical chairs, the big loser is probably Connecticut. Or, in the expanded game, toss in Boise State, Cincinnati, Central Florida and maybe Brigham Young. After years of pillaging, plundering and back-stabbing — some of it during the season! — one of college football's most distasteful chapters is happily ending. Conference realignment, which dirtied up an entire decade starting with the Atlantic Coast Conference raiding the Big East of Miami, Virginia Tech and Boston College, is finally setting in wet cement. ...

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