The coronavirus and college sports: NCAA reopening plans, latest news, program cuts, more
The Pac-12 is joining the rest of the Power 5 conferences and will play a seven-game fall college football season beginning Nov. 6. Here's the latest on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the college sports world.
NCAA health guidelines suggest testing basketball players three times per week for coronavirus
The NCAA released health and safety guidelines for the college basketball season, including a suggestion to test players, coaches and officials three times per week during the season.
SEC men's basketball to begin conference play Dec. 29, women to open Dec. 31
SEC men's basketball will open the season on Dec. 29, and the women's season will begin Dec. 31.
Pac-12 men's, women's basketball get go-ahead for Nov. 25 start
The Pac-12 announced Thursday that the conference's men's and women's basketball teams could begin their seasons on Nov. 25, the same day as the rest of the country.
NCAA, WBCA create group to give players voice on initiatives, issues
A group called the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Student-Athlete Engagement Group was created to give women's basketball players a greater voice on "initiatives, legislation and various issues."
Multiple Division I athletic directors sign Collegiate Coaching Diversity Pledge
Multiple Division I athletic directors have signed a pledge to diversify their hiring pools, according to Jason Belzer, founder of Athletic Director U. He told ESPN that 30 athletic directors have signed the pledge thus far.
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference announces its basketball schedule model
The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference announced its schedule model for the 2020-21 college basketball season on Thursday, becoming the first league to make its plans public following the NCAA establishing a Nov. 25 start date.
Bracketologists speak: What NCAA tournament forecasters expect from odd 2020-21 basketball season
ESPN bracketologists Joe Lunardi and Charlie Creme look ahead to March and size up the implications of Wednesday's announcement on the NCAA hoops tourneys.
NCAA approves start date for college basketball season
Jeff Borzello explains the plan the NCAA put in place for the college basketball seasons to begin Nov. 25.
NCAA Division I athletes granted annual day off to vote, participate in civic activities
Division I athletes are now prohibited from practicing and competing on the first Tuesday after Nov. 1 every year to allow them to vote in elections or participate in other civic activities following the NCAA Division I Council's approval on Wednesday.
NCAA men's and women's college basketball seasons can start Nov. 25
The 2020-21 men's and women's college basketball seasons can start on Nov. 25, the NCAA announced on Wednesday.
Capping college coaches' salaries discussed at congressional hearing
Rebecca Blank, chancellor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, said she would be open to discussing capping college coaches' salaries.
What Wednesday's NCAA ruling will mean for the 2020-21 college basketball season
The NCAA Division I council is set to establish a schedule and procedures for the 2020-21 hoops season on Wednesday. Here are the expected implications of the ruling.
Vanderbilt hires Louisiana Tech athletic director for deputy AD gig
Vanderbilt has hired Louisiana Tech athletic director Tommy McClelland and Kristene Kelly from Dartmouth as deputy athletic directors.
UConn may go beyond patches in support of BLM
University of Connecticut officials have discussed creating helmet stickers and warm-up T-shirts and altering athletic uniforms in other ways to show support for the Black Lives Matter movement.