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UPDATE – 3:37 p.m.
Today the MAC announced plans to play Olympic Fall sports starting in the Winter/Spring of 2021. This includes men’s soccer, which is the conference WVU’s men’s team plays in. The conditions the MAC announced for this season are:
- To compete in 10 conference matches in a double round-robin format over a seven-week period between March 7th and April 18th.
- The regular-season champion will receive the Conference automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament.
- Matches will be played on Wednesday/Sunday
The Mid-American Conference announced Monday a spring operational plan for the Fall Olympic Sports of Volleyball, M/W Soccer, Field Hockey to return to play beginning in the winter/spring season of 2021. https://t.co/EDueVtL84U | #MACtion
— #MACtion (@MACSports) October 12, 2020
UPDATE – 12:15 p.m.
Kansas State quarterback Skylar Thompson is reportedly out for the rest of the season after having surgery. Thompson was injured during Kansas State’s win over TCU on Oct. 10. The Wildcats did not play Saturday and are scheduled to face Kansas this week.
JUST IN: Skylar Thompson had surgery and is done for the season according to Chris Klieman.
— Derek Young (@DYoungRivals) October 12, 2020
UPDATE – 12:07 p.m.
Source: Baylor’s game with Oklahoma State this week has been postponed.
— Pete Thamel (@PeteThamel) October 12, 2020
UPDATE – 7 a.m.
New WVU football offer out to Class of 2022 Louisiana receiver Amorion Walker:
Blessed and Honored to say I have received an offer from West Virginia University 💛💙 @SGasperWVU @GeradParker1 @samspiegs @247recruiting @DemetricDWarren @Prototyp_2022 @Rivalsfbcamps #HailWV pic.twitter.com/RHsmsg4Jv5
— mari6️⃣ (@AmorionWalker) October 11, 2020