Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

MWC's Agenda Has Real Depth.(Final)

Byline: Rick Wright Of the Journal

When I heard the Mountain West Conference Board of Directors would be holding its 2003 meetings next week in Carlsbad, I was fascinated.

Was the league going underground? Are the MWC's school presidents, who form the Board of Directors, that much in the dark?

Of course, the joke was on me. The Mountain West is holding its meetings not in our Carlsbad, but in a San Diego suburb of the same name.

Yet, as a symbol for the Mountain West's future, the labyrinthine Carlsbad Caverns still serve.

In these uncertain times for college athletic conferences, it's hard to see past one's nose.

To expand or not to expand? …

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