Bison quarterback Trey Lance, widely regarded as one of the top three quarterback prospects for the 2021 NFL Draft, said he would not be in favor of a spring football season in responding to ESPN analyst David Pollack, who expressed support for the idea earlier this summer. The Big Ten and Pac-12 decided to cancel their fall seasons on Aug. 11 with the former reversing course a little more than a month later. Here’s what we know.
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Patriot League Cancels Fall Sports Due to Coronavirus Concerns ... the first cancellation by an FCS league that competes in the FCS playoffs.
On Wednesday, Aug. 5, UConn announced it would not play during the 2020 college football season.
Fortunately, that goal is still driving people in the sport, although it may be wishful thinking and inevitably a fall season will be scrapped like the end of winter sports and much of the spring season. • May 12 – Timothy White, chancellor of the 23-campus California State University system, announced that it would remain in a virtual learning model for the 2020 fall term.
A third PFL school, the Butler Bulldogs, also may not play a non-conference schedule in 2020. Schedule changes due to canceled games left New Mexico State with a thin schedule, and the program opted to cancel its fall season on Thursday, Aug. 13.
Old Dominion's football team finished 1-11 last fall and was under the direction of first-year coach Ricky Rahne.
These include: We will continue to update this list as more schools announce their intentions. That, too, appears to be one of the places the FCS is headed — mostly conference-only schedules or, well, more schools and conferences eliminating competition this fall.
While the SWAC, which announces its plans to postpone the football season on July 20, was reported to be strongly considering postponing fall sports until the spring.
NCAA announces FCS Playoffs canceled for Fall season. Schools are making tough decisions.
Two of the 13 FCS conferences — the Ivy and Patriot leagues — have announced they will not have a fall season, leaving open the possibility of playing next spring.
It was after student-athletes began to return to some campuses for voluntary workouts that positive coronavirus tests took off, and the pessimism grew. It wasn't that long ago stakeholders across the 127-school FCS, from commissioners to athletic directors to coaches, were optimistic of a 2020 campaign.
By: Ben Kenney. JMU cancels fall football season, hoping to play in the spring The Dukes are among many FCS schools to cancel this fall