BATON ROUGE, La. (NBC Local 33)(Fox 44) – The concerns over COVID-19 or the coronavirus is forcing one of college sports’ premiere conferences to suspend all regular season sporting events until later this month.
The SEC announced on Twitter the suspension of all conference athletic events on all school campuses as well as SEC Championships.
This follows just a day after LSU said all sporting events from now until March 30 are off limits to fans, except essential personnel, coaches, student-athletes, and families.
The SEC also cancelled the 2020 basketball tournament in Nashville over concerns of COVID-19 potentially spreading.