Huge Ten soccer to renew weekend of Oct. 24
The Huge Ten introduced Wednesday that the soccer season will resume the weekend of Oct. 24.The Huge Ten on Aug. 11 postponed all fall sports activities seasons, together with soccer, due to considerations concerning the pandemic. The league’s presidents and chancellors voted 11-Three to postpone, with solely Nebraska, Ohio State and Iowa electing to proceed. A vote to play a fall season would require a minimum of 60% of the presidents and chancellors (9 or extra).The league’s complete council of presidents and chancellors met for a number of hours Sunday afternoon with members of the return-to-competition activity pressure, which plans for scheduling and tv. The Huge Ten medical subcommittee reviewed the most recent medical details about a protected resumption of play in the course of the coronavirus pandemic, and the duty pressure additionally met Saturday with eight presidents or chancellors, together with Nebraska chancellor Ronnie Inexperienced.Six Huge Ten groups appeared within the AP preseason soccer ballot, together with No. 2 Ohio State and No. 7 Penn State.