"I was like, 'Are you kidding me, what's going on here?" Turgeon said after the afternoon campus news conference in the student union. "I've had a few days to digest it, but it's new to me, too. I don't know all the details, but in talking to [athletic director] Kevin [Anderson], it's a great move for the reasons that he said. It's a great move, for our budget, athletically and for our institution. We're already a very strong academic institution. I think it takes us to another level. I think we had to do it."