The move came one day after the Big Ten and Pac-12 announced they would not play this fall. In the Big 12, fall sports will begin after Sept. 1 with the football schedule beginning league play Sept. 26. Schools also can play one non-conference opponent.
The Big Ten and Pac-12 won't play football this fall because of concerns about COVID-19, taking two of college football's five power conferences out of a crumbling season amid the pandemic.
President Trump appeared to support college football players who wish to play in the fall despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The Big Ten football season is canceled according to reports.
Newly-independent UConn announced it will suspend its football program for this year, citing COVID-19 health concerns, making it the first FBS team to cancel its season.
Other collegiate sports leagues have canceled or restricted their fall seasons due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
In addition, officials say that four players have tested positive for the COVID-19 antibody.
Bacarri Rambo was a former All-American safety for the UGA Bulldogs and worked with the coaching staff.
A former Penn State football player claims in a lawsuit that Nittany Lions players hazed him and other younger teammates by imitating sexual acts in the shower and invoking Jerry Sandusky's name.
White House spokesman Judd Deere confirmed Monday on Twitter that the President would be heading to Philadelphia to attend the game for the third time.
Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts and Ohio State teammates quarterback Justin Fields and defensive end Chase Young will join LSU quarterback Joe Burrow as Heisman Trophy finalists.
When the 8-4 Owls take on the 6-6 Tar Heels on Dec. 27, it will mark Temple’s fifth straight bowl appearance and the ninth in school history.
The United States Military Academy at West Point removed a motto from a spirit flag used by the school's football team because of its connection to hate groups.
Greg Schiano and Rutgers have agreed to a deal that will bring the former Scarlet Knights coach back to lead the program, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.