The Big Ten Network will remain the Big Ten’s primary home for Olympic sports while Peacock can also air up to 40 live Olympic sport events per year.
UCLA AD Martin Jarmond acknowledged longer travel distances, but he said that the resources afforded by Big Ten membership could help solve that problem.
The three conferences are joining forces for a “collaborative approach surrounding the future evolution of college athletics and scheduling.”
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott called it a “game-changer.” Rapid tests for COVID-19 could allow the Pac-12 to resume sports sooner than January 1, 2021.
President Donald Trump suggested today that the Big Ten is close to returning to a fall football season, but conference officials strongly disagreed.
Eight Nebraska football players are suing the Big Ten Conference over its decision to postpone the fall football season to spring.
The Big East has postponed fall sports, while Nebraska backed down on its talk of defying the Big Ten’s postponement of football.
The Big Ten Mental Health and Wellness Cabinet has been put together to promote optimal mental health for student-athletes.