Big Ten votes against playing college football this fall amid pandemic: report

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CHICAGO – MARCH 10: A detail view of the BigTen logo is seen on a basketball as the Penn State Nittnay Lions play against Ohio State Buckeyes during the first day of the Big Ten Men’s Conference Basketball Tournament March 10, 2005 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Ohio State won 72-69. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – The Big Ten presidents have reportedly voted against a season in the fall amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to the Detroit Free Press.

Three sources, who spoke on the condition of anonymity with the publication, said a formal announcement is expected to be made Tuesday.

The presidents voted, 12-2, Sunday to end the fall sports in the conference. Michigan and Michigan State — which both has physicians as presidents — voted to end the season, sources said. Only Nebraska and Iowa voted to play, Dan Patrick said on his radio show Monday

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