•   
  •   
  •   

Sports College football COVID updates: Oklahoma-West Virginia game postponed until Dec. 12

00:40  26 november  2020
00:40  26 november  2020 Source:   usatoday.com

Opinion: When SEC commissioner is 'troubled' by COVID-19 impact on college football, we must listen

  Opinion: When SEC commissioner is 'troubled' by COVID-19 impact on college football, we must listen SEC commissioner Greg Sankey suggested Wednesday the college football season is in real trouble, and Week from COVID-19 Hell is causing major concern.So when Sankey suggests that the college football season is in some real trouble, as he did Wednesday during a media conference call, it’s probably wise to pay attention.

Two AAC college football games postponed . Two American Athletic Conference football games set for this weekend were postponed Wednesday, per the conference. Rising COVID -19 cases and subsequent contact tracing at Houston resulted in its matchup at Southern Methodist being

The list of games in the 2020 college football season impacted by COVID -19 continues to grow. 12 — Postponed , no makeup date yet. Tulsa at Oklahoma State, Sept. 12 — Played on Sept. * Virginia at Virginia Tech, Sept. 19 — Postponed to Dec . *Louisville at Virginia , Nov. 7 -- Postponed until Nov.

The No. 14 Oklahoma football team has temporarily paused organized team activities due to recent positive COVID-19 tests and contact tracing, the school said Wednesday.

a football player in front of a crowd: The Oklahoma-West Virginia game has been postponed until Dec. 12. © Kevin Jairaj, USA TODAY Sports The Oklahoma-West Virginia game has been postponed until Dec. 12.

As a result, the Sooners' scheduled Saturday night game at West Virginia has been postponed. The game has been rescheduled to Dec. 12.

It is the third Big 12 conference game postponed this season, joining Oklahoma State at Baylor and Texas at Kansas. Those two games will also be made up on Dec. 12.

From NFL plays to college sports scores, all the top sports news you need to know every day.

Lost amid COVID outbreak, postponement was possible loss of QB Myles Brennan for 2020

  Lost amid COVID outbreak, postponement was possible loss of QB Myles Brennan for 2020 Lost in the news of the LSU-Bama postponement due to COVID-19 and other developments was the possibility that Myles Brennan may miss the rest of 2020Then he said it again on Wednesday. But it went largely unnoticed.

College football Power Rankings for Week 12 . How will Ohio State's win and Wisconsin's loss impact this week's Power Rankings? 1d Chris Low. Swinney: COVID -19 'excuse' for FSU nixing game . Bama unanimous No. 1; Northwestern up to 11. Apple Cup off as Wazzu deals with COVID issues.

West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats. Western Carolina Catamounts. Western Illinois Leathernecks. Top Cavaliers News. Louisville vs. Virginia game postponed . Louisville at Virginia postponed due to COVID -19 outbreak. Bronco Mendenhall Press Conference LIVE Updates : Louisville week.

Colorado State-Air Force game cancelled

The Mountain West Conference on Wednesday cancelled Thursday night's scheduled Colorado State at Air Force game because of coronavirus cases in the Rams' program.

The league will not reschedule the game, so it will be considered a no-contest.

Saban tests positive

Alabama coach Nick Saban tested positive for COVID-19 for a second time and is not expected to coach Saturday against Auburn, the school said in a statement Wednesday.

Saban previously tested positive for COVID-19 on Oct. 14, days before the Georgia game. Saban entered self-isolation and continued daily testing, eventually registering the three negative tests required to confirm the first one as a false positive, allowing him to coach against Georgia.

College football COVID-19 updates: No. 6 Texas A&M's home game against Mississippi postponed

  College football COVID-19 updates: No. 6 Texas A&M's home game against Mississippi postponed Week 12 in college football is already being impacted by COVID-19 and Monday isn't even complete. Texas A&M and Mississippi will not pay Saturday.The SEC announced Saturday's game between No. 6 Texas A&M and Mississippi has been postponed due to ongoing health issues within the A&M program. The Aggies, who were supposed to host the Rebels, also had their game last week at Tennessee postponed. That matchup is expected to be played Dec. 12.

The Baylor Bears and Houston Cougars will not be playing college football on Saturday due to Covid -19 concerns on Baylor's team.

West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats. Western Carolina Catamounts. Western Illinois Leathernecks. Burnt Ends: Big 12 title game paths. Updated WVU bowl projections after the TCU win.

"This morning we received notification that Coach Saban tested positive for COVID-19," Dr. Jimmy Robinson and Alabama head trainer Jeff Allen said in the statement. "He has very mild symptoms, so this test will not be categorized as a potential false positive. He will follow all appropriate guidelines and isolate at home."

Offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian will be acting head coach against the Tigers and for the remainder of Saban's time in quarantine.

Cincinnati cancels Saturday's game vs. Temple

For the second time this season, the Cincinnati football team has canceled a game because of COVID-19 concerns within the program. The American Athletic Conference announced Wednesday that the No. 7 Bearcats game at Temple on Saturday has been canceled.

"Though the schools share a common open date Dec. 5, The American’s return-to-play protocols would not allow for a sufficient number of student-athletes to be available for competition on that date," the statement said.

College football coronavirus updates: Miami Hurricanes coach Manny Diaz tests positive

  College football coronavirus updates: Miami Hurricanes coach Manny Diaz tests positive Miami Hurricanes coach Manny Diaz has tested positive for coronavirus, he announced Friday. His team's game this weekend had already been postponed."I am currently in isolation and feeling good overall," he wrote on Twitter. "I will continue to work with our team virtually as we prepare for our next game at Wake Forest.

The scheduled Sept. 12 game between Oklahoma State and Tulsa has been pushed back a week due to disruptions in preseason practice caused by the Another game with a Big 12 team -- SMU vs. TCU -- has been postponed while the Frogs deal with their own spike in positive cases of the COVID -19.

Colleges That Have Cancelled Sports Due to COVID -19. Florida Tech eliminates its football program amid coronavirus pandemic ( Updated May 12 ). SEC men's basketball to begin conference play Dec . Big West Conference: Fall sports postponed through end of calendar year Updated July 29.

The Bearcats will return to play Dec. 12 at Tulsa, with the AAC Championship Game taking place the following week.

Contributing: Scott Gleeson, USA TODAY; Ryan Aber, The Oklahoman; Charlie Goldsmith, Cincinnati Enquirer; Brett Hudson, The Tuscaloosa News

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: College football COVID updates: Oklahoma-West Virginia game postponed until Dec. 12

Bold predictions for Week 13 in college football .
One constant for a college football weekend is unpredictability. Our expects forecast their bold predictions for Week 13 that could surprise.The unpredictable results are especially routine late in the season where teams are playing with the most pressure or have nothing to lose. However, guessing when and where they will happen is difficult even if everyone knows they are coming, .

usr: 0
This is interesting!