Coronavirus: MLB players allowed to leave spring training sites with Opening Day delayed, reports say

Major League Baseball on Friday informed teams that major-league and minor-league players would be allowed to leave spring training and return home until further notice because of the growing threat from novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to multiple reports. The decision came after MLB held an afternoon meeting with the players Read more

Nebraska basketball team allowed to leave arena as Fred Hoiberg briefly hospitalized with illness

Nebraska’s entire basketball team went under quarantine in the locker room and its coach, Fred Hoiberg, was taken to the hospital Wednesday night after showing signs of illness during Nebraska’s eventual 89-64 loss to Indiana. The team was subsequently released and Hoiberg was diagnosed with influenza A, according to a Read more

Nebraska basketball team allowed to leave arena as Fred Hoiberg briefly hospitalized with illness

Nebraska’s entire basketball team went under quarantine in the locker room and its coach, Fred Hoiberg, was taken to the hospital Wednesday night after showing signs of illness during Nebraska’s eventual 89-64 loss to Indiana. The team was subsequently released and Hoiberg was diagnosed with influenza A, according to a Read more

Coronavirus update: General public won’t be allowed to attend MAC, Big West conference tournaments

The Big West Conference will host its men’s and women’s basketball tournaments without spectators this week as a “precaution for preventing the spread of the COVID-19 virus,” the conference announced Tuesday. The Mid-American Conference took a similar step by announcing a “restricted attendance policy.” Leagues around the country varied in Read more