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    The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement came after a meeting of the Pac-12 CEO Group on Friday, a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. “The health and safety of our student-athletes and all those connected to Pac-12 sports continues to be our No. 1 priority,” Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott said in a statement. “Our...
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    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – On this week’s edition of “Living Room Sports,” KDKA Sports Bob Pompeani and Rich Walsh were joined by Pitt Athletic Director Heather Lyke, men’s basketball coach Jeff Capel and former basketball star Curtis Aiken. WATCH: More With Heather Lyke Lyke was hired as the athletic director in 2017 and ever since her arrival on campus, she has taken a lot of pride in her Pitt Panthers. She’s a very positive individual with a strong message...
    LAPD officers falsely labeled people as gang members, prosecutors say This Grocery Store Chain is Opening New Superstores Near You Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. © APARC FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2019, file photo, commissioner Larry Scott speaks during the Pac-12 NCAA college basketball media day, in San Francisco. The commissioners of...
    The New England Small College Athletic Conference has canceled all fall sports for the upcoming school year, the conference announced Friday. The presidents of all 11 schools released a joint statement, saying the new safety protocols on campus led them to their decision. “In keeping with public health guidance, each of our institutions has put in place physical distancing protocols, limits on travel on and off campus, and limits on the size of on-campus gatherings,” the statement read. “Consistent...
    The New England Small College Athletic Conference has canceled all fall sports for the upcoming school year, the conference announced Friday. The presidents of all 11 schools released a joint statement, saying the new safety protocols on campus led them to their decision. “In keeping with public health guidance, each of our institutions has put in place physical distancing protocols, limits on travel on and off campus, and limits on the size of on-campus gatherings,” the statement read. “Consistent with...
    Carleton College, a founder member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, has canceled its varsity sports calendar for the fall in response to the coronavirus pandemic, the school announced on its web site Friday afternoon. That includes winter sports activities that start in the fall, but the school has not made a decision on winter and spring sports. “It absolutely breaks my heart having to announce to our student-athletes and coaches the cancelation of the fall season,” Carleton athletics director...
    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — D’Youville College sports teams are making the jump to Division II. The private Catholic school in Buffalo will join the East Coast Conference after spending the past 19 years at in Division III. The NCAA approved the move Friday about six months after the school submitted its application. “It became very clear that the institution was destined to take this next step,” school president Lorrie Clemo said in a statement. D’Youville has 15 varsity...
    Emma Humplik hits dingers. emmahumplik12/Twitter A video of Bombers 18U Gold National Team star Emma Humplik hitting absolute blasts during batting practice has gone viral. In the clip, the 18-year-old catcher hits ball after ball to the moon and over the outfield fence. The coach of a team Humplik faced back in February said the back-to-back home runs she hit against her team still havent landed and described the highly-ranked recruit as the real deal. Visit Insiders homepage...
    Hall of Fame college football coach Lou Holtz joined “The Ingraham Angle” Thursday to respond to the likelihood that the 2020 season will be severely curtailed due to the coronavirus pandemic — if there is a season at all. Holtz, who guided Notre Dame to its most recent football national championship in 1988, told host Laura Ingraham that what Ingraham called the “war on American life” brought by the outbreak will likely end “when we have the election.” “When you’re...
    What you need to know about coronavirus on Friday, July 10 Post-rally surge, PPE stocks, antibody study: News from around our 50 states Opinion: After a jarring 24 hours in college sports, football season is in big trouble The decisions are coming quickly now. They are jarring and they are ominous, and they tell the same story, over and over again: the 2020 college football season is in big trouble. Click to expand Replay Video UP NEXT ...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The California Community College Athletic Association has moved all fall sports, including football, to the spring. According to the new plan, fall sports teams will instead start practice in mid-January if it’s safe to do so, with games starting in February. All sports will also have 30% fewer games and there will be no state championships for the 2020- 2021 season. The CCCAA said all decisions will be guided by state and local health guidelines. The board...
    Notre Dame vs. USC. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) The Pac-12 is expected to only play conference games this season.Thursday has been a sobering one for college football fans hoping to have a full season this fall. On the heels of the Ivy League delaying their season until the spring, the Big Ten announced they will only play league games this fall. And now, the Pac-12 will reportedly follow their lead, according to The Athletic’s Nicole Auerbach, who also broke...
    Yahoo Sports thinks Clemson star Trevor Lawrence is the best quarterback in college football. Yahoo Sports recently dropped its rankings for the upcoming season, and Lawrence was ranked as the top passer. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) Stop me if you’ve heard this one before, but Justin Fields from Ohio State was ranked number two. Texas star Sam Ehlinger was third. Are we all enjoying this debate? Are we still enjoying the biggest...
    (CNN)A growing list of universities are reporting new coronavirus cases among students in their athletic programs. Now, theres a growing list of universities canceling their competitive sports for the upcoming semester.As universities continue to plan for how best to educate and house students during a pandemic, some have already decided its not worth the risk to add sports to the mix.Ivy League is outThe Ivy League Council of Presidents announced Wednesday all fall sports will not be played at its...
    US coronavirus: Louisiana governor says progress against virus has been wiped out in past three weeks Guess what? Ordering online groceries wont take a week anymore U.S. Senator calls on college conferences to follow Ivy League in not having football this fall In the wake of the Ivy League announcing Wednesday that fall sports will not be held during the upcoming semester because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., called on other college sports conferences to do the...
    In a move that could be the first domino to fall for college athletics, the Ivy League will forego sports during the first semester of this year. CBS Sports reporter Jon Rothstein broke the news on Twitter Wednesday afternoon, saying that sources had confirmed that the conference, which features some of the top universities in the United States, will scrap plans to host college athletics until Jan. 1, 2021. Ivy League programs have been informed that fall sports have...
    Harvard Crimson running back Devin Darrington (36) runs the ball during the college football game between the Harvard Crimson and Princeton Tigers on October 26, 2019 at Princeton Stadium in Princeton, NJJohn Jones | Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The Game has been been called off. The Ivy League on Wednesday officially canceled fall athletics, including its football schedule, due to the continuing spread of Covid-19. In a statement, the leagues Council of Presidents called the decision extremely difficult.  ...
    PALO ALTO, CA - NOVEMBER 30: A general view of Stanford Stadium prior to an NCAA football game between the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the Stanford Cardinal on November 30, 2019 in Palo Alto, California. (Photo by David Madison/Getty Images) Stanford is the first major program to make some tough decisions due to the coronavirus pandemic. The stability of college sports remains in the balance due to COVID-19, but even before the season begins, Stanford University made the virus’...
    The Ivy League on Wednesday became the first Division I conference to suspend all fall sports, including football, because of the coronavirus pandemic, leaving open the possibility of moving some seasons to the spring if the outbreak is better controlled by then. “We simply do not believe we can create and maintain an environment for intercollegiate athletic competition that meets our requirements for safety and acceptable levels of risk,” the Ivy League Council of Presidents said in a statement....
    Police bias in dealing with African Americans a ‘widespread phenomenon,’ AG Barr says How restaurants are dealing with unruly patrons Ivy League officially postpones 2020 football season, other fall sports © Getty Images The college football sky is falling! The college football sky is falling! At least, that’s the case if you follow college football Twitter. Last week, it was reported that the Ivy League would soon announce its plans for the 2020 college football season.  It has...
    The Ivy League is putting its fall sports calendar on hold to combat the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, according to multiple reports Wednesday.   CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein reported that the conference notified all fall varsity programs it will not entertain playing sports until at least Jan. 1 (which also means the start of seasons for winter sports like basketball and hockey will be pushed back), though officials remain hopeful fall sports could play in Spring 2021.  Sources: Ivy League programs have been informed that...
    By DOUG FEINBERG and JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writers The Ivy League on Wednesday became the first Division I conference to say it will not play sports this fall because of the coronavirus pandemic, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press. The league left open the possibility of moving some seasons to the spring if the outbreak is better controlled by then. The decision was described to the AP by a person speaking on the condition...
    Ohio sheriff says he wont enforce governors mask order: Im not going to be the mask police 7 Things Dr. Fauci Does When He Shops for Groceries Ivy League cancels sports for this fall in what could be barometer for college football amid COVID-19 pandemic The Ivy League will not have sports this fall due to concerns over the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, an athlete on an Ivy team confirmed to USA TODAY Sports on Wednesday. That athlete requested anonymity because...
    The Ivy League on Wednesday became the first Division I conference to say it will not play sports this fall because of the coronavirus pandemic, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press. The league left open the possibility of moving some seasons to the spring if the outbreak is better controlled by then. The decision was described to the AP by a person speaking on the condition of anonymity in advance of the official announcement. Although...