Big Ten, Pac-12 Suspends Fall Sports, Including Football
After days of rumors that the decision was imminent, two of the so-called “Power 5” conferences announced Tuesday that they would not be participating in intercollegiate athletics in the fall of 2020 due to the risks of the coronavirus. The Big Ten and Pac-12 postponed all fall sports, including... Read more
Big Ten Conference Goes to Conference-Only Schedule for Fall Sports
The Big Ten Conference announced Thursday afternoon that it would be switching to a conference-only schedule for all fall sports this year, “if the Conference is able to participate in fall sports,” to limit health risks for students, staff, and officials amid the coronavirus pandemic. The move, officials say,... Read more
Utah Football Season Ticket Owners Sent Survey On Stadium Readiness
In an effort to provide a strong fan experience while ensuring health and safety this fall, the University of Utah has sent a survey to its football season ticket holders gauging their comfort level with certain protocols. The survey, which will leave all answers confidential, focuses on proposed safety... Read more
Alabama Football Season Ticket Owners Divided On Possible Safety Plans
In the months leading up to a welcomed college football season, Alabama’s devoted fan base are proving to be among the most dedicated in the country. According to AL.com, 90 percent of Alabama football season ticket holders have renewed their packages for the 2020 season. Despite overwhelming fan loyalty,... Read more
University of Georgia Details Working Scenarios For Football Attendance
The University of Georgia is mulling how football games will look this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic. A committee spearheaded by UGA athletic director Greg McGarity is exploring a range of scenarios for fall athletics, including attendance figures at Sanford Stadium for Bulldogs football games. Options being explored include... Read more
Michigan State Football Aims For Partially Filled Stadium
Michigan State football fans likely won’t be able to pack Spartan Stadium this fall, but officials are aiming to at least partially fill the seats at games. An official capacity is yet to be determined as states and institutions work out how to put on events with reduced crowds.... Read more
University Of Georgia Eyeing Full Stadium For Football Games
It’s yet to be seen if thousands of Georgia Bulldog football fans will be admitted into games this fall, but University President Jere Morehead is hopeful for a packed house. The University of Georgia is allowing student-athletes back to campus for voluntary workouts beginning June 8 while Morehead is... Read more
Arkansas Governor: Football Fans Will Be In Stadiums This Fall
Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson has offered good news for local football fans itching to catch a college game this fall. During an appearance on “The Paul Finebaum Show,” Hutchinson said that Razorback Stadium will have fans in the crowd for University of Arkansas football games. However, the exact capacity... Read more
NCAA Offers Guidance To Help Colleges Reduce Virus Risk
Colleges are mulling how to reopen their campuses in the wake of the pandemic which forced them to close. For student-athletes hoping to resume sports next semester, the NCAA has offered some guidance to help make the transition back to campus a smooth, safe one. The NCAA released a... Read more
USC Revokes Booster’s Season Tickets Over ‘Blatantly Racist’ Tweets
The USC Trojans have cut ties with a football booster over racially-charged comments made regarding the ongoing national protests and revoked their season tickets as a result. Marla Brown, whose Twitter account identified her as a USC alum and football fan, said in a series of tweets that those... Read more