Outbreak Presents New Challenges for College Athletics

Jason Scott Headshot

It’s a time of crisis management for collegiate athletics, which is in the midst of an unprecedented disruption. 

With headlining events like the NCAA tournaments called off, the spring sports calendar effectively sacrificed, and the fate of even fall sports uncertain — how are college athletics officials coping?

Yahoo Sports spoke to a number of officials who laid out the issues that concern them the most amid the coronavirus pandemic. Among the issues the report highlighted were academics (both for recruits and current student-athletes), the financial impact of the disruption, the possibility of a canceled football season, and safety issues that may arise due to the lack of practice time.

Log in to view the full article
AB Show 2023 in Baltimore
AB Show is a solution-focused event for athletics, fitness, recreation and military professionals.
Nov 1-4, 2023
Learn More
AB Show 2023
Buyer's Guide
Information on more than 3,000 companies, sorted by category. Listings are updated daily.
Learn More
Buyer's Guide