FINALLY Friday. Get your weekend started a bit early with the links we are rolling out this morning.
More details about the “potential” play for playing football.
**These plans can obviously change, as a return-to-play plan obviously hasn’t been approved yet.**— Jay Tust (@KTVBSportsGuy) September 17, 2020
...but a source tells me that one MW program is preparing to start “camp” in two weeks, with the thought of kicking the season off the final week of October/first week of November.
MWC coaches seem to be thinking along the same lines.
A statement from @CoachHarsin: pic.twitter.com/lJnR0shAUA— Boise State Football (@BroncoSportsFB) September 18, 2020
NCAA sets a start date for men’s and women’s basketball.
DI Council approves Nov. 25 start date for men’s and women’s basketball: https://t.co/c1wZ7g8ITU pic.twitter.com/P10GIoFiLH— Inside the NCAA (@InsidetheNCAA) September 16, 2020
NCAA extends the dead period through 2020.
DI Council extends recruiting dead period: https://t.co/vERK55eNjo pic.twitter.com/eFHD7SkAo2— Inside the NCAA (@InsidetheNCAA) September 16, 2020
MWC Alums signed to practice squads.
OL Ryan Pope and DT Billy Winn are both new #Packers at practice today as likely practice squad additions.— Matt Schneidman (@mattschneidman) September 16, 2020
Practice squad DL Daylon Mack is not present. If Pope and Winn are in and Mack is out, that would bring PS to 16 after Krys Barnes’ promotion to the 53.
Former Kearny HS defensive lineman David Moa was signed to the Atlanta Falcons practice squad.— Bodie DeSilva (@SDPreps) September 16, 2020
#Vikings officially add safety George Iloka to the practice squad. He's the third veteran on the team's practice squad, including center Brett Jones and linebacker Hardy Nickerson Jr. Provides some depth behind Smith, Harris, Meadors on active roster.— Andrew Krammer (@Andrew_Krammer) September 17, 2020
On the horizon:
- Later today: MWCConnection Roundtable: Will there be basketball in the Mountain West this year?
- Later today: Friday Night Lights Review S1E3