Leaders of Big Ten universities have faced pressure from coaches, players, parents and fans since announcing on Aug. 11 that the conference would not compete until 2021.
Is Big Ten football Cancelled?
The Big Ten has cancelled fall sports, including football. … “The mental and physical health and welfare of our student-athletes has been at the center of every decision we have made regarding the ability to proceed forward,” Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren said in a statement.
Will the Big Ten allow fans at football games?
The Big Ten conference announced Wednesday a change in their attendance policy for paying customers for the rest of the academic year. The conference will now allow its member institutions, including Michigan and Michigan State, to follow local COVID-19 protocols and guidelines.
Will Big 12 cancel football?
The Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences have voted to postpone their 2020 fall seasons, which include football. The conferences announced the decision on Tuesday that all fall sports in 2020 will be postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Why did the Big 10 cancel football?
The Big Ten Conference, one of the wealthiest and most powerful leagues in college sports, had been besieged for weeks to reverse its policy not to play football this fall because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Is Michigan football allowing fans?
Currently, the state of Michigan is restricting outdoor entertainment venues with a capacity under 10,000 to 375 fans, and venues with capacity over 10,000 to 750. … Last month, Michigan announced that it would begin processing football season-ticket renewal requests on April 1, indicating a desire for fans to return.
Is Northwestern allowing fans at football games?
According to Inside NU, Northwestern is expecting somewhere between 1,000 and 1,100 people to attend games this season, as each player and coach will be permitted to allow four close family members and significant others to sit inside the stadium for Wildcats home games this season.
Will fans be allowed at Michigan football games?
“Football will be able to continue practicing and competing since our student-athletes and staff are in daily testing protocol,” Michigan football spokesman Dave Ablauf said Sunday night in a text to The Detroit News. “We will not be able to have individuals attend our games during this three-week executive order.”
Does Big 12 have football?
The Big 12 has released its 2021 football conference schedule. … The first full week of conference play is scheduled for October 2.
Who won the Big 12 football?
10 Oklahoma won the Big 12 championship, 27–21, over No. 6 Iowa State thanks to a 17-point second quarter. This marks the Sooners sixth straight conference title.
What did the Big 10 decide?
23 as Terps resume training. Just a month after postponing its fall sports season to the spring, the Big Ten Conference on Wednesday announced that it would indeed play football this fall, starting Oct. 23.