After finally getting their athletes back on campus, two of the most successful sports at the University of Florida found out Thursday they won't have a chance to win a national title in the fall. Florida's volleyball and soccer seasons...
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The Task Force has been meeting frequently since April to review and discuss information associated with the COVID-19 pandemic with a focus on developing policies and protocols to guide membership decisions related to the healthy return of athletics activities, including team gatherings, practices, conditioning and competition, for SEC student-athletes and others associated with SEC athletics programs.
The delay in competition includes all exhibition and non-conference games.
The initiative currently features double-digit UAA staff members, with plans to add more in the future. Tealer envisions multiple panels of discussions, likely to feature a mix of UF coaches and student-athletes across various sports.
Before the student-athletes made their summer return to campus, UF had developed a plan to deal with those athletes who test positive.
LSU football athlete Joe Burrow and South Carolina basketball player Tyasha Harris were named the SEC Male and Female Athletes of the Year by a vote of the league's athletics directors
The law won't go into effect until July 2021. By then, both the NCAA and Congress could have rules or legislation in place to lift restrictions on college athletes being paid for the use of their names, images and likenesses.
Lindaman is now the third player in program history to be honored as the sport’s Academic All-America of the Year as she joins former pitchers Stacey Nelson (2009) and Kelly Barnhill (2018).
The SEC Coach of the Year will come from a school in the Eastern Division.
Anger. Disgust. Sadness. Those emotions left me unable to say more than a couple words about George Floyd's death before my throat swelled and tears filled my eyes.
Joining Thomas, a sophomore, on the All-SEC team are teammates Rachel Gowey, a senior, and sophomore Savannah Schoenherr thanks to a vote of the league coaches.