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Big East plans to invite four

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The Big East plans to invite Boise State, Air Force and Navy as football-only members, and Central Florida to compete in all sports, after it doubles the exit fee for current members to $10 million.

An official in the Big East, speaking on condition of anonymity because the conference had not authorized anyone to speak publicly about its plans, told The Associated Press the invites could go out as soon as next week, but could take longer.

The officials also said Commissioner John Marinatto was in Cincinnati on Friday meeting with representatives from UCF.

Conferences do not publicly invite new members unless they are confident those invitations will be accepted.

There had been talk that Louisville would abstain from today's call and vote, but no word on whether or not that was actually the case.

If Boise does join the league for next season, I do love the idea of forcing both Pitt and Syracuse to travel there.