UTA making move to WAC

UT-Arlington is headed to the Western Athletic Conference.

WAC officials approached UTA only two weeks ago, but things came together quickly. The final step came Thursday with the board of regents for UTA voting to accept an invitation.

The move marks a return to the Dallas-Fort Worth area for the WAC, which lost SMU and TCU years ago.

You can read the whole story here, and also get Art Garcia's take on why UTA needs to look into bringing back its football program.