Now that professional organizations and college campuses are working toward return-to-play formats for their athletes by bringing them back for workouts, many inside these programs have tested positive for COVID-19.
As universities in the Conference USA start to mull over their respective athletic budgets for the 2020-21 academic year, there's one common ground for each school: trying to find ways to reduce costs and save money.
In accordance with Texas' "Phase 3" of reopening the state, Gov. Greg Abbott announced late Wednesday that the professional and collegiate sports stadium limit will be raised from 25% to 50% capacity, effective immediately.
UTEP men's basketball coach Rodney Terry held a powerful press conference on Wednesday, addressing the George Floyd killing by a Minneapolis police officer last week and advocated for racial justice in America.