New Mexico State University will hold a press conference Thursday at 5 p.m. to officially announce their move as a football-only affiliate into the Sun Belt Conference.
The Sun Belt is expected to announce Appalachian State and Georgia Southern as full-league members, as well as adding Idaho and NMSU as football-only members. Such a move will allow the Sun Belt 12 football schools — and a league championship game at season's end. In turn, the Aggies will have a football home in 2014, as the program's prepared to play an independent schedule this upcoming fall.
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