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The convention’s first games will take place the week of Sept. 7-12 as a part of an eleven-sport schedule with 10 conference games and one non-convention sport. The ACC’s soccer groups may also start the week of Sept. 7-12, with groups playing an eleven-game schedule (10 convention video games, one non-conference recreation). The College Football Playoff announced adjustments on Wednesday to its timeline. The CFP choice committee will now release its ultimate rankings on Dec. 20.
The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) has postponed fall sports due to COVID-19. The fall sports embody football, men’s cross country, ladies’s cross country, women’s soccer and ladies’s volleyball.
The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) has postponed all scheduled fall sports and SWAC championships due to COVID-19. The SWAC has began planning on a schedule for fall sports during the 2021 spring semester. “A decision on a start date for winter sports has not but been made.” Football will also start the week of Sept. 7-12, with teams playing an 11-recreation schedule (10 conference video games, one nonconference recreation). Notre Dame will also play a 10-sport conference schedule and be eligible for the ACC Championship Game (Either Dec. 12 or 19 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina).
NCAA President Mark Emmert told ESPN he is “very concerned” about fall sports beginning on time, although a delayed begin and shortened schedule might happen. “The truth a delay might provide us with time to do [testing protocols] might be very, very helpful,” he said. Emmert said the NCAA Board of Governors may decide about fall sport championships at their next meeting Aug. 4. He mentioned that if the championships are cancelled, regular seasons might doubtlessly still be performed. The ACC announced July 29 that Notre Dame will play a 10-recreation convention schedule with the ACC during the 2020 season and the Fighting Irish might be eligible for the 2020 ACC Championship Game.
- For men’s and ladies’s soccer, women’s volleyball and males’s and girls’s cross nation, competitors will start no sooner than the weekend of Sept. 26.
- The Pac-12 introduced its 10-sport, conference-only schedule on Friday.
- The Big 12 schedule might be finalized in the next few weeks with conference video games starting in mid to late-September.
- Each group will play five home and five street games, and games which are unable to be performed on their scheduled date can be made up of their bye weeks or in Week 12 (December 12), with the Pac-12 Championship Game schedule for Dec. 18 or 19.
The ACC title recreation will function the highest two teams based mostly on the best convention-recreation successful share. The Upper Midwest Athletic Conference introduced Thursday that it will pursue opportunities for prime-danger fall sports (football, soccer and volleyball) to play in-convention competitors and championships in the spring. Northern Illinois football gained’t play this fall because the Mid-American Conference announced it has delayed the fall sports season. The league is the primary in FBS to opt out as speculation about the feasibility of faculty sports heightens.
The Ohio Valley Conference (DI) has postponed the start of competition in fall Olympic sports till Sept. 17. The OVC will also have convention-only video games in women’s soccer and volleyball.
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The Gulf South Conference announced Thursday its plan to delay fall sports. A specific return date has not yet been finalized, although the conference has decided the date will fall during the last week of September or the primary week of October. The GSC will play convention-solely schedules in soccer, volleyball and soccer. The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (DIII) has canceled competition for no less than “NCAA categorized high-contact risk sports” for the autumn semester. This is for males’s and women’s soccer, men’s water polo, soccer, ladies’s volleyball and men’s and women’s basketball.