TCU invited to Big East? (Updated)

OK, so according to Saturday Spirit on Twitter, a Dallas (TX) radio station is reporting that TCU has been invited to join the Big East.

There are some obviously HUGE holes in this story…

1) Which radio station is it?

2) Where is a link to the story? We’ve looked, and couldn’t find anything.

3) Which TCU athletic department worker is asking to remain anonymous because TCU isn’t discussing realignment during football season?

Now, keep in mind we’ve reported on stories that came from Twitter before, being the first source to report these stories, scooping out WV Metronews, the Charleston Daily Mail, and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for example.

August: Jeremy Johnson transfer story

April: Arnett signs with Broncos, Brown with 49ers

We’re not afraid to run with stories that may not be true because 1) We are a major independent WVU Sports blog and 2) We’re not a major news media outlet.

So, stay tuned to and our Twitter account (@hailwv) for updates, IF this story has legs.

Sunday Morning Update: We couldn’t find anything… this was just rumor and hearsay.

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