FBS athletic director poll reveals optimism that 2020 college football season will be played

College football athletic directors believe college football will be played this season, it’s just a matter of when and how that season will look. According to a poll from Brett McMurphy of Stadium, 99% of Football Bowl Subdivision ADs said that football will be played in some form this season; Read more

Notre Dame athletic director opposes possibility of college football games played with no fans

The cancellation of spring practice, suspension of football-related activities and uncertainty surrounding the 2020 college football season due to the COVID-19 pandemic have caused administrators to think outside the box when discussing how to proceed when things crank back up. One of the most widely-discussed options — not just in Read more

Coronavirus fallout: The biggest questions, concerns facing college basketball and athletic departments

As the United States struggles to secure a foothold in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, college sports is in a precarious position. College athletics is mostly at a standstill, but that new and uncomfortable reality hasn’t stopped questions, concerns or curiosities from mounting. In the coming weeks they’ll only Read more

New York State Athletic Commission confirms UFC 249 will not take place in Brooklyn

UFC president Dana White had already said the UFC 249 clash between lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson would move forward despite the coronavirus pandemic, though it was “probably not going to be in the United States.” Now, it is confirmed the originally planned location of Barclays Center in Read more

Indiana promotes Scott Dolson to athletic director, replacing the retiring Fred Glass

Indiana basketball coach Archie Miller has a new boss, and it’s someone who knows the the Hoosiers basketball program quite well as the school announced the promotion of Scott Dolson to athletic director on Tuesday to replace the retiring Fred Glass. Dolson has been Indiana’s deputy athletics director since 2009 Read more

Coronavirus update: Official who worked Colonial Athletic Association Tournament tests positive

The Colonial Athletic Association announced Thursday that an official who worked the league’s tournament has tested positive for coronavirus. The tournament was Saturday-Tuesday and Hofstra beat Northeastern 70-61 in the championship game, which was played at the Entertainment & Sports Arena in Washington D.C. “The official did not exhibit symptoms Read more

USC athletic director Mike Bohn clarifies stance on Trojans’ future in the Pac-12 conference

USC athletic director Mike Bohn attempted to clarify Thursday his assertion that “everything is on the table” in terms of the Trojans’ future conference affiliation. “It was not malicious,” Bohn told CBS Sports referring to comments made on a USC 247Sports podcast.  When asked by USCFootball.com’s Ryan Abraham this week Read more