As to when a decision has to be made, Neinas said that was pretty simple.
"The situation is that it rests with Missouri,'' Neinas said.
Among other notes from Wednesday's ceremony, which included WVU's pep band and cheerleaders:
Even at 50 percent, though, Luck simply said, "Yes,'' when asked if that amount would still exceed normal 100 percent shares in the Big East.
"We're just becoming familiar with the bylaws of the Big 12,'' Luck said. "There are lots of details we have to look at. ... At this point I don't want to say yes or no [regarding the need to add sports] because I'm just becoming familiar with the bylaws of the Big 12.''
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