The latest college football casualty is New Mexico State, which announced early Thursday morning that the program will postpone the fall season to spring due to "COVID player health & safety concerns as well as 14-day quarantine requirement when traveling back into (New Mexico)."
Earlier this week, the Mountain West released the league model for the upcoming season, featuring an eight conference schedule plus two non-conference opponents and a start date set for Sept. 26. This complicates things for the college football season in the area.
Losing three players to graduation doesn't mean that the coaching staff feels less about the safeties this year. In fact, Dana Dimel is extremely optimistic about the trio of starters he has for the upcoming season.