Interviews. Insights. Inquiring Conversations.
Episode recorded in June 2021, prior to the ending of Larry Scott’s Commissioner term.
Larry Scott – Former Commissioner of the Pac-12 – joins the show to talk about his experience leading a Power 5 conference, including his biggest successes and greatest challenges from the past 12 years on the job.
He and AJ discuss the Pac-12 Network, the reality of NIL, and how we almost saw a Pac-16 super conference in 2010 with the potential additions of Big 12 powerhouses like Texas and Oklahoma.
1:15 – Larry’s background
3:15 – Pac-12 Expansion
11:45 – TV deals & the Pac-12 Network
25:45 – Succeeding at Olympic sports AND football
33:05 – NIL
42:30 – What’s next for Larry Scott?
45:25 – Rapid Fire Questions
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