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Big Ten Conference commissioner Kevin Warren prefers spring college football season

Big Ten presidents scheduled to meet Saturday to talk fall sports, and going into meeting, Commissioner Kevin Warren prefers spring football season.
      

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Opinion: Texas Tech should drop AD Kirby Hocutt after he failed women’s basketball players

Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt knew for many months there was trouble with the women’s basketball program but was slow to fire coaches.
      

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Big Ten slows down preseason football practices; no pads or full contact

The Big Ten Conference will not allow teams to wear pads and engage in full-contact activities “until further notice,” the league said Saturday.      

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NFL opt-out tracker: Full list of players sitting out 2020 season amid coronavirus concerns

Amid concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, a number of NFL players are decided to sit out the upcoming season as a precaution.
      

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Inside the NBA bubble: Best of the season restart

After a four-month shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, the NBA is back at its bubble campus at Disney World in Orlando.
      

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MAC becomes the first FBS conference to cancel its football season

Financial concerns caused by COVID-19 force the MAC to cancel its fall football season, becoming the first FBS conference to do so.
      

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NBA bubble breakdown: Boston Celtics know rout of Toronto Raptors means ‘nothing’

Boston routed Toronto 122-100, but Celtics coach Brad Stevens won’t be putting any stock in the result if the teams meet again in the playoffs.
      

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From Olympic surfer to supermodel: Caroline Marks gets dream job for Sports Illustrated issue

While preparing for her first Olympics, surfer Caroline Marks had a blast modeling in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue.      

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‘I wouldn’t be able to forgive myself’: Youth football coaches, leagues weigh costs of playing in pandemic

As coaches and leagues weigh a season in the fall, parents must also juggle the benefits of youth football, while assessing health risks in a pandemic