The Big East, a once respected power conference, has now added two more members — Tulane in all sports and ECU in football. Suffice to say, that people aren’t exactly thrilled about this new move, and as a result, Twitter is exploding. There are some pretty funny tweets out there about this new conference shake-up. Here are our top 10.
ESPN reports that the Big East Conference to add ECU, Tulane, Truth University, and South Harmon Institute of Technology in all sports!
— Jamal ♌ (@FadedOffLife) November 27, 2012
Does the Big lEast really think that Tulane and ECU will elevate them to a level where…zzzzzzz sorry typing that made me sleepy
— Sean D (@instanttragedy) November 27, 2012
— Sarah Moyer (@Semoyer) November 27, 2012
“Woa! The Big East just became a powerhouse adding ECU and Tulane.” – Nobody
— D.J. Gleesing (@djglees20) November 27, 2012
Tulane and ECU to join the Big East … as Boise State continues to wonder what it got itself into.
— Doug Gulasy (@dgulasy) November 27, 2012
Tulane and ECU joining the big east now is kinda like sitting on a warm toilet seat. #ick
— j.nickolas (@jayjaynic) November 27, 2012
BREAKING: Big East to change name to “TOTALLY NOT THE 1990’s C-USA” #Conferencepocalypse
— Michael Petry (@Mike_Petry) November 27, 2012
ECU & Tulane headed to the “Big” “East” after U of Mumbai turns down invitation.
— Joshua Banks (@theJoshBanks) November 27, 2012
How long until the ACC thinks about adding Tulane and ECU…2 years? 3 years?
— Sean Soltys (@SeanSoltys) November 27, 2012
Tulane and ECU to the Big East in ’14. Can’t wait to watch DePaul vs Tulane! #ShitNoOneSays
— Breezy (@JBreezway) November 27, 2012
If you see anything funnier or have something to say about the move, tell us @collegespun!