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Division I football tourney should expand to 8 teams

By Dave Reardon

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 10, 2012

~~<p>When the state football tournament was cut back from eight to six teams in 2009 one of the biggest publicly voiced reasons was competitive balance.</p>
<p>That was valid based on recent history at that time. We were just coming out of the Saint Louis-or-Kahuku-crushing-everything-in-its-path era. The top-seed vs. the bottom-seed tournament games were almost always blowouts.</p>
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When the state football tournament was cut back from eight to six teams in 2009 one of the biggest publicly voiced reasons was competitive balance.

That was valid based on recent history at that time. We were just coming out of the Saint Louis-or-Kahuku-crushing-everything-in-its-path era. The top-seed vs. the bottom-seed tournament games were almost always blowouts. Login for more...



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