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High school associations staying the course after Big Ten postponement

The Big Ten conference emitted shock waves throughout the sports world when it announced on Tuesday that all fall sports, including football, would be postponed for the 2020 season.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 01:08:30 GMT

Michigan players participate in workouts after Big Ten postponed season

ANN ARBOR — After the Big Ten’s bombshell announcement on Tuesday afternoon that it would be postponing its football season and all other fall sports, Michigan players were still on the team’s practice field.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 23:31:13 GMT

RB Turner becomes first Michigan player to opt out of 2020 season

ANN ARBOR — Michigan running back Christian Turner announced he was opting out of the 2020 season Tuesday afternoon, becoming the first known Michigan player to do so publicly.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 18:35:13 GMT

Lester, Heyward power Cubs to win over Indians

CLEVELAND — Jon Lester looked comfortable on a mound where he helped make history and Jason Heyward hit a three-run homer, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 7-1 win on Tuesday night over the Cleveland Indians, who welcomed back manager Terry Francona after a couple bumpy days.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 03:20:55 GMT

White Sox break through early, beat Tigers 8-4

DETROIT — Eloy Jimenez hit a three-run homer in the first inning, and the Chicago White Sox snapped Detroit’s four-game wining streak with an 8-4 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday night.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 03:12:26 GMT

Briggs: After dark day, what's next for the Big Ten?

Respect the decision or hate it, football fans in northwest Ohio are all feeling the same today.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 01:01:01 GMT

Pac-12 joins Big Ten in canceling fall athletic season

The Pac-12 Conference on Tuesday joined the Big Ten in shelving the college football season and all other sports for the remainder of 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic, the league commissioner said.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 21:09:26 GMT

TRAC approves six-game football schedule

The Three Rivers Athletic Conference approved Tuesday its six-game schedule for the 2020 season.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 21:21:16 GMT

Has Ohio State's Justin Fields played his last college game?

Has Justin Fields played his last game at Ohio State?

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 20:51:15 GMT

With no fall football, Toledo offers several options to season-ticket holders

With the recent postponement of the Mid-American Conference football season, the University of Toledo athletic department and ticket office is in uncharted territory.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 20:13:39 GMT

Challenging road has Woodside eager to earn role with Titans

Logan Woodside is used to being written off as a quarterback, starting when he was forced to transfer to a different Kentucky high school to start and then being benched twice in college at Toledo.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 17:46:00 GMT

Outdoors: Program gives new hunters foundation for success

In the midst of a stubborn pandemic, there are likely few better places to be than in the outdoors, where the fresh air, open spaces, and lack of close physical contact come with the territory. Hunters, especially those who make the bow and arrow their preferred method of seeking game, have long placed a premium on their desire for distancing — they want to be thousands of yards away from the nearest person.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 16:49:01 GMT

Big Ten 2020 postpones all fall sports, could possibly play in spring

The Big Ten has decided to punt on all fall sports seasons — including football — and will instead keep the option open to play in the spring. The league announced the decision in a press release on Tuesday afternoon.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 18:53:27 GMT

Michigan DE Kwity Paye still eager to play senior season

ANN ARBOR — Last week when the Big Ten released its schedule and medical protocols for the 2020 season, Michigan defensive end Kwity Paye told The Blade he thought it provided a “boost” to players.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 02:05:28 GMT

Briggs: With Big Ten season on life support, a leadership void

On second thought, maybe the Big Ten shouldn’t go first.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 01:14:50 GMT

Fall high school sports retain status quo

With mixed recommendations from health officials but strict protocols in place, most local school districts are allowing fall sports to continue to roll along.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:46:10 GMT

Big Ten timeline: Every recent twist in the 2020 season story

Having trouble following the Big Ten football news? Let us try to help.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 18:55:43 GMT

BGSU will offer refunds, other options, to season-ticket holders

BOWLING GREEN — After the Mid-American Conference elected to postpone all fall sports on Saturday, Bowling Green State University reaffirmed its plan to offer four options, including a full refund, to its football and volleyball season-ticket holders.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 18:38:33 GMT

Toledo football coping with MAC's postponement of season

University of Toledo football coach Jason Candle looks at the coronavirus outbreak through a different lens than a typical college head coach.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 18:16:51 GMT

Outdoors: Native Ohio plant a prickly subject

NEW ROCHESTER, Ohio — A sandy knoll located north of this tiny Wood County village is home to Fish Cemetery, a bucolic spiritual resting place with an ornate wrought iron arch at its entrance, and grave markers that date back to the 1800s.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:23:05 GMT

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