We’re no longer talking about the possibility that spring sports around the United States could be canceled amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Said conversation has turned to the football world. It was noted earlier on Wednesday that the start of the 2020 NFL season could be in jeopardy.
Now comes this information from multiple credible sources indicating that fans should be concerned about the college football season.
College football insider Dan Wolken noted that this has been the topic of conversation around the college world over the past week.
I’m not sure how many people on here are mentally prepared for the idea that football season is in jeopardy. It has been *the* topic of conversation this week in college athletics.— Dan Wolken (@DanWolken) March 26, 2020
ESPN’s Dustin Fox followed that up by reporting that people around the college football world are concerned about the 2020 season.
The 2020 NCAA Men’s and Women’s College Basketball Tournaments have already been canceled. Major League Baseball, the National Hockey League and the National Basketball Association have already suspended their seasons.
With a vast majority of college students now studying remotely and no end in sight as it relates to COVID-19, the possibility of the 2020 college football season being impacted increases on a near-daily basis.