The Latest: Charleston Southern suspends 2020 football

first_img“We’re not in the position today to guarantee it will happen, but we can promise to make every effort to get there. We owe that to our student-athletes, our athletic departments and our institutions,” ASUN Commissioner Ted Gumbart said in a statement.League schools may continue with such activities like training and practice in accordance with NCAA, local and state guidelines.The nine-team league operates mostly in the Southeast and does not play football. It is formally known as the Atlantic Sun Conference. ___More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports He was removed on Friday and took part in his first practice.Crosby is being counted on to contribute much more after recording 10 sacks as a rookie. He is slated to be a starting defensive end and is the top pass rusher on a team that has struggled to generate consistent pressure in recent years.___The ASUN Conference says it is postponing all fall sports because of the coronavirus pandemic.The announcement from the ASUN’s Presidents’ Council on Friday also says that providing a spring season for men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s soccer and volleyball is a priority. Associated Press The Latest: Charleston Southern suspends 2020 football The Big South and the NCAA have canceled its plans for a fall championship, although the league did let member institutions play non-conference games if they wanted in the fall.Charleston Southern said in it statement Friday the environment with COVID-19 was too “uncertain” to go forward in the fall. The school said the decision will let the football team prepare for games in the spring.___The Las Vegas Raiders have taken edge rusher Maxx Crosby off the reserve/COVID-19 list.Crosby was placed on the list last week. The list was created for players who either test positive for COVID-19 or have been in close contact with an infected person. Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Charleston Southern is suspending its 2020 football season. The school is part of the Division I Big South Conference and competes in the Football Championship Subdivision. August 14, 2020last_img read more

Gossip: Casillas, Valdes, Ronaldo, Cech, Ozil, Shaw

first_imgLiverpool and Arsenal are monitoring Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas after the 33-year-old hinted he wants to play in England.(Daily Star) Legendary Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Cassilas is interesting Premier League clubsHowever, reports claim Liverpool are closing in on a deal for former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes, 32, who is set to undergo a medical this month. (Goal.com) Liverpool midfielder Suso, 20, will leave Anfield to join AC Milan either in January or for free during the summer. (Daily Express) Real Madrid are set to make a bid for Chelsea’s Brazilian midfielder Ramires 27, in the January transfer window. (Talksport) Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech, 32, will look to quit Stamford Bridge in the near future if he remains second choice to 22-year-old Thibaut Courtois.(Sky Sports)  Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has rejected an approach from Bayern Munich for 25-year-old Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil. (Metro) Wales international Gareth Bale, 25, has told Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo, 29, not to leave the Bernabeu club in order to rejoin Manchester United. (Daily Express) Stromsgodset midfielder Martin Odegaard, 15, has courted the attention of several Premier League clubs but Norway coach Per-Mathias Hogmo, who has included the teenager in his squad for his side’s forthcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers, has urged him to turn down a move to “an absolute top club”. (Daily Mail) Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United are all interested in 31-year-old Barcelona right-back Dani Alves, whose contract with the Spanish club runs out next summer, but the Brazilian wants to stay at the Nou Camp outfit. (Daily Star) Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin, 24, says the club treated him like “cattle” during the summer when he was denied a move to Tottenham, but that he now intends to stay at the south coast side for the rest of the season. (Daily Telegraph)   QPR boss Harry Redknapp will make a move for Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor, 30, and Toronto forward Jermain Defoe, 32, during the January transfer window. (The Sun – subscription required) OTHER GOSSIPPremier League fixtures could be played overseas within five seasons. The possibility of a new plan is on the agenda, six years after chief executive Richard Scudamore’s controversial ’39th game’ proposals were dismissed. (The Times – subscription) Calum Chambers could start for England against San MarinoEngland coach Roy Hodgson has cleared the air with Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal and defused their row over the fitness of 19-year-old defender Luke Shaw. (Daily Telegraph)  Arsenal defender Calum Chambers, 19, is set to make his senior competitive debut for England in Thursday’s Euro 2016 qualifier against San Marino and may even earn a surprise start at centre-back .(Guardian) Manchester United defender Paddy McNair, 19, has added to the Red Devils injury woes, after picking up a hamstring injury that will rule him out for three weeks. (Daily Mirror) Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana, 26, has rejected suggestions he would have refused to play for Southampton if they had blocked his £25m transfer to Anfield. (Independent) BEST OF SOCIAL MEDIABrighton manager Sami Hyypia celebrated his 41st birthday on Tuesday and received a reminder of his younger days from current Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren, 25, who took to Twitter  to post an old snap of he and Hyypia from 2003 when the Croatian defender was just 14 years old. AND FINALLYRoy Keane has revealed he didn’t sign Robbie Savage when he was Sunderland manager because the midfielder’s voicemail message was ‘Hi, it’s Robbie – whazzup!’. (Daily Mail)last_img read more

VIDEO: NBA All-Stars talk about their music preference during media day in Los Angeles

first_img Kristaps Porzingis ruled out as Clippers, Mavericks set for Game 5; Follow for game updates Team Clippers defeat Team Lakers, 75-66. Quavo named the 2018 #RufflesCelebGame MVP after scoring 19 points, 5 rebound and 3 assists. pic.twitter.com/lhuiaqVJpF— James H. Williams (@JHWreporter) February 17, 2018From Day 1 of NBA All-Star Weekend:Brandon Ingram of the Los Angeles LakersBrandon Ingram of the Lakers said he will add @SHAQ to his Rising Stars pregame playlist tonight after finding out O’Neal recorded an album during his playing career. pic.twitter.com/xFeVoLhaDx— James H. Williams (@JHWreporter) February 16, 2018Kyle Kuzma of the Los Angeles Lakers#NBAAllStar Weekend: Kyle Kuzma of the Lakers on his friendship with teammate Lonzo Ball. Kuzma talks about his back and forth with Lonzo on social media and his music. pic.twitter.com/k9bf9jCxUl— James H. Williams (@JHWreporter) February 16, 2018Related Articles For Lakers’ LeBron James, Jacob Blake’s shooting is bigger issue than a big Game 4 victory Portland star Damian Lillard (knee) to miss Game 5 vs. Lakers Video: What LeBron James said about Jacob Blake … ‘Black people in America are scared’ Prior to the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, players talked about their music preference, what they normally listen to and what will be playing from their headphones before the big game in Los Angeles.Karl Anthony Towns of the Minnesota Timberwolves Clippers vs. Mavericks Game 5 playoff updates from NBA beat reporters Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans#NBAAllStar: Hey Anthony Davis, what kind of music are you listening to? pic.twitter.com/G961jC7Aac— James H. Williams (@JHWreporter) February 17, 2018Kemba Walker of the Charlotte HornetsKemba Walker (@KembaWalker) of the Charlotte Hornets talks about his favorite music artists and what he is listening to before the #NBAAllStar Game tonight. pic.twitter.com/UQJF7Vw5v5— James H. Williams (@JHWreporter) February 18, 2018 Andre Drummond of the Detroit Pistons Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Errorlast_img read more