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8:22 pm, December 29, 2020

Texas Bowl is canceled

On Tuesday, the Texas Bowl announced that it has been canceled for this season due to "an increased number of positive COVID-19 tests and other circumstances within the TCU football program."
8:02 pm, December 28, 2020

Notre Dame football provides COVID-19 testing update

On Monday, Notre Dame football announced that 189 COVID-19 tests were administered to student-athletes last week. None of those tests came back positive. 

The Fighting Irish will face Alabama in the semifinals of the College Football Playoff on Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. 

8:39 pm, December 27, 2020

2020 Music City Bowl canceled

The Music City Bowl announced that its 2020 game has been canceled due to Missouri being unable to play with too many COVID-19 cases. The game was originally scheduled for Dec. 30. 

“I want to thank the hard work of those involved in helping plan this year’s bowl, which we were prepared to host this week,” Scott Ramsey, President & CEO of the TransPerfect Music City Bowl said. “Unfortunately, Missouri’s high positive COVID-19 numbers have resulted in the cancelation of this game. We look forward to planning for 2021.”

1:07 pm, December 23, 2020

Here's the college football news to know Wednesday morning

Good morning, college football fans. We're here with the latest college football scheduling news.

Here's what you need to know Wednesday morning:

11:12 pm, December 22, 2020

2020 Gasparilla Bowl canceled

The Gasparilla Bowl announced that its 2020 game has been canceled due to South Carolina being unable to play with too many COVID-19 cases. The game was originally scheduled for Dec. 26. 
1:24 pm, December 22, 2020

Here's the college football news you need to know Tuesday

Good morning, college football fans. Here at NCAA.com, we're tracking official sources in order to give you the latest college football scheduling updates.

Here's the latest:

10:26 pm, December 21, 2020

Army replaces Tennessee in 2020 Liberty Bowl

On Monday, Tennessee announced it is pausing all team activities and will not be able to compete in the 2020 Liberty Bowl against West Virginia on Thursday, Dec. 31. The decision comes after "an increase in positive cases among student-athletes and staff and subsequent contact tracing."

Later that evening, Army announced that it would replace Tennessee in the game

10:22 pm, December 21, 2020

2020 Military Bowl canceled

The Military Bowl announced that its 2020 game has been canceled due to the amount of bowl game opt-outs this college football season. The game was originally scheduled for Dec. 28.

5:45 pm, December 20, 2020

The 2020-21 College Football Playoff field is announced

On Sunday, the College Football Playoff selection committee announced that the 2020-21 playoff field will feature No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 4 Notre Dame and No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 Ohio State.
3:44 am, December 20, 2020

College Football Playoff semifinal will be moved from the Rose Bowl to AT&T Stadium

This season's College Football Playoff semifinal that was originally scheduled to be played at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif., will now be played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, according to a statement from CFP Executive Director Bill Hancock. It is still slated for Friday, Jan. 1, 2021.

Both the CFP Management Committee and the Tournament of Roses mutually agreed to this decision, due to the "growing number of COVID-19 cases in Southern California."

8:22 pm, December 18, 2020

Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz tests positive for COVID-19

Three days after the cancellation of the Iowa-Michigan game scheduled for Saturday, Iowa announced that head coach Kirk Ferentz tested positive for COVID-19.
5:21 pm, December 18, 2020

Florida State-Wake Forest game canceled

On Friday afternoon, Wake Forest announced its home game against Florida State was canceled due to COVID-19 positive tests and subsequent contact tracing. This was the final scheduled regular season game for both teams.

"Florida State AD David Coburn called me just a short time ago to let me know that the Seminoles will not be able to make the trip to Winston-Salem for Saturday's game after today's test results have further depleted their roster," Wake Forest Athletic Director John Currie stated in the release

3:51 am, December 18, 2020

Sun Belt Championship game canceled due to COVID-19

On Thursday, Dec. 17, the Sun Belt Conference announced that its football conference championship game between Coastal Carolina and Louisiana has been canceled due to COVID-19. This decision comes following a positive COVID-19 test within CCU's program.

The league also announced that Coastal Carolina and Louisiana would be honored as Sun Belt Co-Champions. 

1:08 pm, December 17, 2020

This is the college football news you need to know Thursday morning

Hello, college football fans! Today is Thursday, Dec. 17, and NCAA.com is your home for the latest college football scheduling news.

Here's what you need to know this morning:

1:16 pm, December 16, 2020

Here's the college football news you need to know Wednesday

Good morning, college football fans. It's Wednesday, Dec. 16 and NCAA.com is your one-stop shop for all the college football scheduling news that you need to know.

Here's the latest:

7:09 pm, December 15, 2020

Frisco Bowl is canceled

On Tuesday, the Frisco Bowl announced that it is canceled for the 2020 season after SMU is unable to play due to COVID-19 protocols within its program.
12:56 am, December 15, 2020

Here's the college football news you need to know Monday night

Good evening, it's Monday, Dec. 14. NCAA.com is tracking official sources to provide you with the latest coronavirus-related college football news. 

Here's what you need to know Monday night:

  • Oregon will replace Washington in the Pac-12 Championship Game on Friday, Dec. 18.
    • The decision was made because the Huskies don't have enough available players at a position group, as well as positive COVID-19 tests within their program.
  • Vanderbilt-Georgia game has been canceled.
    • Originally scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 19, it will not be played due to Vanderbilt's roster size and position availability "falling below roster minimum requirements."
    • The game has been declared a no-contest.
  • UL Monroe-Troy game has been canceled.
    • Also scheduled for Dec. 19, it will not be played because UL Monroe doesn't have enough available players.
    • Troy's 2020 season is over with this announcement. 
  • Week 16 begins Friday with five games, including two conference championships.
7:37 pm, December 13, 2020

SEC announces Week 16 kickoff times

On Sunday, the SEC announced its kickoff times for the SEC Championship Game and the conference's other games for Week 16:

  • Texas A&M at Tennessee: Noon ET on ESPN
  • Vanderbilt at Georgia: Noon ET on the SEC Network
  • Ole Miss at LSU: 3:30 p.m. ET on the SEC Network
  • Missouri at Mississippi State: 3:30 p.m. ET on the SEC Network (alternate)
  • Alabama vs. Florida (SEC Championship Game): 8 p.m. ET on CBS

 

7:06 pm, December 13, 2020

Big Ten announces Champions Week matchups

On Sunday, the Big Ten announced its Champions Week matchups for Week 16:

  • Nebraska at Rutgers: 4 p.m. ET, Friday, Dec. 18 on the Big Ten Network
  • Purdue at Indiana: 7:30 p.m. ET, Friday, Dec. 18 on the Big Ten Network
  • Ohio State vs. Northwestern: Noon ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on FOX
  • Minnesota at Wisconsin: 4 p.m. ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on the Big Ten Network
  • Illinois at Penn State: 5:30 p.m. ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on FS1
  • Michigan at Iowa: 7 p.m. ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on ESPN
  • Michigan State at Maryland: 7:30 p.m. ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on the Big Ten Network
5:40 pm, December 13, 2020

Pac-12 announces kickoff times for Dec. 18-19

On Sunday, the Pac-12 announced its kickoff times for Week 16:

  • Washington at No. 15 USC: 8 p.m. ET, Friday, Dec. 18 on FOX
  • Washington State at Utah: 1:30 p.m. ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on FS1
  • Stanford at UCLA: 8 p.m. ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on ESPN2
  • Oregon at No. 21 Colorado: 9 p.m. ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on FS1
  • Arizona State at Oregon State: 10:30 p.m. ET, Saturday, Dec. 19 on ESPN
  • Arizona at California: TBD
3:20 am, December 13, 2020

Washington, USC to meet for 2020 Pac-12 football title

On Saturday, Dec. 12, the Pac-12 Conference announced that USC and Washington will meet in the 2020 Pac-12 Football Championship Game.

This year's game is moving away from a traditional neutral site and will be hosted by USC on Friday, Dec. 18. The 2020 Pac-12 Football Championship Game will air on FOX at 8 p.m. ET. 

11:18 pm, December 11, 2020

Pittsburgh announces it will opt out of a bowl game

On Friday, Dec. 11, Pittsburgh announced that its football program will not participate in a bowl game this season. The decision was made by the team and is supported by the university. Pitt concludes its 2020 season with a 6-5 record.  

6:18 pm, December 10, 2020

Boston College announces it will opt out of a bowl game

On Thursday, Boston College announced that it will opt out of the bowl season.

"Our student-athletes have sacrificed so much since June to even make this season possible for BC and our fans and now it is time for them to focus on finishing up the semester strong and going home to spend time with their families and loved ones," Athletic Director Pat Kraft said in the release. "Very few teams in the country handled playing in a pandemic better than our student-athletes have and I thank them for all of their hard work and sacrifice to make it through the season. While the team has decided to conclude its season, we have the utmost respect for our ACC bowl partners and we look forward to participating in the postseason again in 2021."

5:45 pm, December 9, 2020

ACC announces capacity for conference championship game

On Wednesday, Dec. 9, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced that capacity for the 2020 ACC Football Championship Game is set at 5,240 fans based on state and local regulations.

Clemson and Notre Dame are scheduled to meet for the ACC title on Saturday, Dec. 19 at 4 p.m. ET. Tickets for the game are only available through participating schools. Should guidelines change before December 19, the league will adjust the game's capacity accordingly.

12:20 am, December 9, 2020

Indiana football pauses all team-related activities

On Tuesday, Dec. 8, Indiana announced that it paused all football team-related activities due to an increase in COVID-19 cases within the program. A decision has not yet been made on the team's home game against Purdue, which is currently scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 12.
12:04 am, December 8, 2020

Ole Miss-Texas A&M game postponed

The SEC announced Monday that the Ole Miss-Texas A&M game scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 12 has been postponed due to positive tests, contact tracing and quarantining of individuals within the Rebels' program. 

According to the release, it could be rescheduled if games currently slated for Saturday, Dec. 19 are canceled due to COVID-19. Otherwise, the game will not be played and would be declared a no-contest.

1:04 pm, December 7, 2020

Here's all the college football news you need to know Monday morning

Good morning, college football fans! It's Monday, Dec. 7 and NCAA.com is your home for all of the latest college football news. Here's the latest:

  • The latest AP Top 25 poll was released on Sunday and the top seven teams held firm, while Indiana climbed from No. 10 to No. 8, and Coastal Carolina jumped from No. 14 to No. 11.
  • The next College Football Playoff rankings will be released on Tuesday, Dec. 8.
  • Week 15 of the college football season kicks off on Thursday, Dec. 10 with Florida Atlantic at Southern Miss and Pitt at Georgia Tech.
  • Some of the notable games this weekend include Michigan at No. 4 Ohio State, No. 7 Cincinnati at No. 24 Tulsa, No. 17 North Carolina at No. 10 Miami (FL), and No. 22 Washington at No. 23 Oregon.
7:10 pm, December 4, 2020

Georgia-Vanderbilt, Ohio-Buffalo games will not be played tomorrow

With the Vanderbilt squad size and position availability falling below the minimum roster requirements of the SEC, Saturday's Georgia-Vanderbilt game has been postponed. The SEC has rescheduled it for Dec. 19, unless UGA qualifies for the SEC Championship on Dec. 19. In that case, the game would become a no-contest. Here's the SEC's full release

The MAC also announced on Friday that Saturday's Buffalo at Ohio game will be canceled. The Ohio football team is undergoing roster issues due to positive COVID-19 tests and contact tracing. 

1:09 pm, December 3, 2020

These are the college football updates you need to know

Today is Thursday, Dec. 3 and Week 14's action starts tonight with a pair of games. Here's the latest news you need to know:

1:20 pm, December 2, 2020

Here's the latest in college football

It's Wednesday, Dec. 2, which means there's a new AP Top 25 poll, new College Football Playoff rankings and another week of action ahead. Here's the latest college football news you need to know Wednesday morning:

  • The latest College Football Playoff Rankings were released Tuesday. The top seven teams remain the same, with Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson and Ohio State in the top four. Here's NCAA.com's complete CFP rankings and analysis right here.
  • The San Jose State-Hawaii game moved to Honolulu.
  • Stanford provides scheduling update for games against Washington, Oregon State.
  • ACC announces new schedule changes. The conference announced three new schedule changes. Duke will travel to Florida State and Wake Forest will visit Louisville on Saturday, Dec. 12. Wake Forest will then host Florida State on Saturday, Dec. 19.
4:11 am, December 2, 2020

San Jose State-Hawaii game moved to Honolulu

San Jose State announced that its game against Hawaii, scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5, has been moved from San Jose to Honolulu. The change is because of new COVID-19 guidelines in Santa Clara County. Kickoff is to be determined. 

9:08 pm, December 1, 2020

Stanford provides scheduling update for games against Washington, Oregon State

On Tuesday afternoon, Stanford revealed changes to its schedule for games against Washington and Oregon State. The Cardinal will travel to Seattle today to prepare for its game against the Huskies on Saturday, Dec. 5.

Next week, the team will travel to Corvallis, Oregon for its game against the Beavers on Saturday, Dec. 12. The game was originally scheduled to take place in Stanford, California.

These changes come after an emergency directive issued by the Santa Clara County Public Health Department on Saturday.

1:27 am, November 27, 2020

Alabama head coach Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19

On Wednesday, Nov. 25, Alabama announced that head football coach NIck Saban tested positive for COVID-19. The No. 1 Crimson Tide are scheduled to host Auburn in the Iron Bowl on Saturday, Nov. 28.
8:01 pm, November 25, 2020

Cincinnati-Temple football game will not be played

The American Athletic Conference announced Wednesday that the football game scheduled between Cincinnati and Temple on Saturday, Nov. 28 will not be played due to positive COVID-19 cases at both schools.

"Though the schools share a common open date Dec. 5, The American’s return-to-play protocols would not allow for a sufficient number of student-athletes to be available for competition on that date," the news release said. "The game will not be rescheduled and will be declared a no-contest."

12:45 am, November 25, 2020

The first College Football Playoff rankings of the 2020 season

On Tuesday night, the College Football Playoff selection committee released the first CFP rankings of the 2020 season.

The top four teams are: No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 Notre Dame, No. 3 Clemson and No. 4 Ohio State.

You can see the full rankings and read NCAA.com's analysis here.

11:52 pm, November 24, 2020

Arizona State announces Week 13 game against Utah is canceled

On Tuesday night, Arizona State announced its Week 13 matchup against Utah has been canceled.

"We have had to invoke the Pac-12's football game cancellation policy for this week's game versus Utah due to not having the minimum number of scholarship players available on account of return-to-play protocols involving CDC-prescribed quarantines by virtue of contact tracing and cardiac testing evaluation results," Athletic Director Ray Anderson said in a statement.

10:52 pm, November 16, 2020

ACC announces schedule changes after two Miami games are postponed

The ACC released a series of schedule changes Monday evening, as a result of the postponement of Miami's next two games. This comes after positive tests and subsequent quarantining of individuals within the Miami program.

Miami's home game against Georgia Tech, originally scheduled for this Saturday, Nov. 21, has been postponed to Saturday, Dec. 19 — the same date as the ACC Championship Game. It will only be played if the Hurricanes are not participating in the title game and if the result of the Georgia Tech-Miami would not directly impact the determination of which two teams do play in the league championship game.

Miami's road game at Wake Forest, originally set for Nov. 28, was also postponed to Saturday, Dec. 5. To accommodate these changes, the below games were also rescheduled by the conference.

Saturday, Nov. 28
Wake Forest at Louisville (previously scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5)
 
Saturday, Dec. 5
Miami at Wake Forest (previously scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 28)
Western Carolina at North Carolina (previously scheduled for Friday, Dec. 11)
 
Saturday, Dec. 12
Louisville at Boston College (previously scheduled for Friday, Nov. 27)
North Carolina at Miami (previously scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5)
 
Saturday, Dec. 19
Georgia Tech at Miami (previously scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 21) *

* This game will be played if Miami is not in the ACC Football Championship Game and if the result of the Georgia Tech at Miami game would not directly impact the determination of which two teams do play in the league championship game.

6:14 pm, November 16, 2020

SEC announces Week 13 television times

On Monday, the SEC announced its television times for Week 13:

  • Arkansas at Missouri, 12 p.m. ET on SEC Network
  • Kentucky at Florida, 12 p.m. ET on ESPN
  • Auburn at Alabama, 3:30 p.m. ET on CBS
  • Mississippi State at Ole Miss, 4 p.m. ET on SEC Network
  • LSU at Texas A&M, 7 p.m. ET on ESPN
  • Georgia at South Carolina, 7:30 p.m. ET on SEC Network
  • Tennessee at Vanderbilt, 7:30 p.m. ET on SEC Network
3:52 am, November 14, 2020

Here's what you need to know Friday night

Good evening, it's Friday, Nov. 13. NCAA.com is tracking official sources to provide you with the latest coronavirus-related college football news.

Here's what you need to know Friday night:

8:19 pm, November 13, 2020

Here's the college football news you need to know Friday afternoon

Good afternoon, college football fans. It's Friday, Nov. 13 and we're tracking official news sources to provide you with the latest college football-related news.

Here's what you need to know Friday afternoon:

4:59 pm, November 13, 2020

Here's what you need to know Friday morning

Good morning. NCAA.com is tracking official sources to provide you with the latest coronavirus-related college football news.

Here's what you need to know for Friday, Nov. 13:

Week 11 of the 2020 college football season continues tonight.

1:14 pm, November 11, 2020

Here's the college football news you need to know Wednesday

Good morning, college football fans. It's Wednesday, Nov. 11 and we're tracking official news sources to provide you with the latest college football-related news.

Here's what you need to know:

  • The SEC has postponed three games from its Week 11 schedule – No. 1 Alabama at LSU, Texas A&M at Tennessee and Auburn at Mississippi State.
  • Three other FBS games scheduled for Week 11 have been postponed: Air Force at Wyoming, Memphis at Navy and UL Monroe at Arkansas State.
  • UAB and UTEP have moved their Week 12 game to Friday, Nov. 20 at Midland (Tex.) High School. There will be no fans in attendance.
  • Week 11 of the 2020 college football season began on Tuesday, Nov. 10, with Ohio, Kent State and Buffalo winning. There are 15 ranked teams scheduled to play this weekend. Click or tap here for the complete television schedule.
9:03 pm, November 9, 2020

Big South football's spring schedule announced

The Big South Conference announced its 2021 spring college football schedule on Monday. The format will feature five teams playing four conference games each.

Charleston Southern, Gardner-Webb, Kennesaw State, Monmouth and Robert Morris will participate in the spring season while Campbell, North Alabama and Hampton have opted not to compete. The conference champion will earn an automatic bid into the revised 16-team 2021 FCS championship field.

Robert Morris was initially set to become a member of the Big South in the fall of 2021 but is now eligible for this year's Big South championship.

Here is the full 2021 spring schedule, revealed Monday afternoon:

Saturday, March 13
Charleston Southern at Kennesaw State
Monmouth at Robert Morris

Saturday, March 20
Robert Morris at Charleston Southern
Monmouth at Gardner-Webb

Saturday, March 27
Charleston Southern at Monmouth
Kennesaw State at Gardner-Webb

Saturday, April 3
Gardner-Webb at Charleston Southern
Robert Morris at Kennesaw State

Saturday, April 10
Gardner-Webb at Robert Morris
Kennesaw State at Monmouth

8:02 pm, November 9, 2020

SEC announces Auburn-Mississippi State game postponed

On Monday afternoon, the SEC announced that Saturday's Auburn-Mississippi State game had been postponed due to positive COVID-19 tests within Mississippi State's program. The game is tentatively rescheduled for Dec. 12.
6:44 pm, November 9, 2020

Pac-12 kickoff times announced

On Monday afternoon, several Pac-12 football kickoff times were announced:

  • Nov. 14: Oregon at Washington State at 7 p.m. ET on FOX
  • Nov. 21: USC at Utah at 10:30 p.m. MT on ESPN
  • Nov. 21: California at Oregon State at 3:30 p.m. ET on FS1
5:36 pm, November 9, 2020

SEC announces Week 12 television times

On Monday, the SEC announced its Week 12 television schedule:

  • Florida at Vanderbilt: 12 p.m. ET on ESPN or SEC Network
  • LSU at Arkansas: 12 p.m. ET on ESPN or SEC Network
  • Ole Miss at Texas A&M: 3:30 p.m. ET on CBS
  • Kentucky at Alabama: 4 p.m. ET on SEC Network
  • Tennessee at Auburn: 7 p.m. ET on ESPN
  • Mississippi State at Georgia: 7:30 p.m. ET on SEC Network
  • Missouri at South Carolina: 7:30 p.m. ET on SEC Network
11:10 pm, November 7, 2020

Stanford QB Davis Mills, two others ruled out tonight vs. Oregon due to COVID-19 protocols

Less than two hours before its season-opener against No. 12 Oregon, Stanford football announced Saturday night that senior quarterback Davis Mills, junior defensive end Trey LaBounty and senior wide receiver Connor Wedington are unavailable tonight due to COVID-19 testing results and contact tracing protocols.

Mills made six starts in 2019 and was named to this year's preseason Maxwell Award watch list. Wedington had 51 catches, 506 receiving yards and one touchdown last year. LaBounty did not see action in 2019.

Stanford and Oregon kick off at 7:30 p.m. ET tonight.?

Darren Yamashita | USA TODAY Sports Images Davis Mills Stanford QB Davis Mills was ruled out of Saturday night's game vs. Oregon.
9:54 pm, November 5, 2020

Air Force-Army football game postponed

On Thursday, Nov. 5, Air Force announced that it has postponed its Nov. 7 game against Army due to COVID-19. The two programs will attempt to reschedule for later in the season if possible.

"We are disappointed to postpone this game, but the health and safety of our cadets, staff and the community continues to be our No. 1 priority at the Academy," Air Force Director of Athletics Nathan Pine said in an official statement.

12:27 am, November 5, 2020

Here's what you need to know Wednesday night

Good evening, it's Wednesday, Nov. 4. NCAA.com is tracking official sources to provide you with the latest coronavirus-related college football news.

Here's what you need to know Wednesday night:

12:13 am, November 4, 2020

Here's what you need to know Tuesday night

Good evening, it's Tuesday, Nov. 3. NCAA.com is tracking official sources to provide you with the latest coronavirus-related college football news.

Here's what you need to know Tuesday night:

5:25 pm, November 3, 2020

Wisconsin-Purdue football game canceled

Wisconsin announced Tuesday that its home football game scheduled against Purdue for Saturday, Nov. 6 has been canceled and that all team activities remain paused indefinitely due to COVID-19.

"I share in the disappointment of our student-athletes and staff," Alvarez said. "We have seen a level of improvement in our testing numbers, but not enough to give us confidence to resume normal activities and play our game on Saturday. We will continue to test regularly, take the proper health-related precautions and look forward to getting our team back on the field as soon as possible."

9:33 pm, October 31, 2020

Clemson's Trevor Lawrence to miss Notre Dame game

Following No. 1 Clemson's 34-28 victory over Boston College on Saturday, Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney confirmed that quarterback Trevor Lawrence will not play next weekend against No. 4 Notre Dame.

It was announced Thursday that Lawrence tested positive for COVID-19 and would not be available for today's game against Boston College. Following ACC protocol, Lawrence must be isolated for at least 10 days from the date of the positive test. 

Lawrence posted an update on Twitter on Thursday following news of his positive test explaining that he was experiencing "relatively mild symptoms."

In Lawrence's place, freshman DJ Uiagalelei threw for 342 yards and two touchdowns in his first start under center on Saturday. Clemson trailed by as much as 18 before storming back for its seventh win of the season.

Clemson visits Notre Dame Saturday, Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. ET.

3:00 pm, October 31, 2020

Illinois' starting QB, freshman TE test positive for COVID-19

Illinois starting quarterback Brandon Peters, a senior, and redshirt freshman tight end Griffin Moore have tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced Saturday morning.

Both Peters and Moore will not play today against Purdue and will be sidelined for 21 days from Thursday's positive test results, per Big Ten Conference protocol. Illinois says "several other players" will be inactive today against Purdue and next week against Minnesota due to contact tracing.

Peters and Moore are eligible to return Nov. 21 against Nebraska.

Jeff Hanisch | USA TODAY Sports Illinois QB Brandon Peters Illinois QB Brandon Peters throws a pass against Wisconsin.
3:31 pm, October 30, 2020

2020-21 college football bowl schedule announced

Kevin C. Cox | Getty Images Bowl Season announced the 2020-21 college football bowl season schedule. Bowl Season announced the 2020-21 college football bowl season schedule.

The?2020-21 college football bowl schedule?is here. The 37-game slate begins Dec. 19 with the Tropical Smoothie Cafe Frisco Bowl and concludes on Jan. 11 with the CFP National Championship.

Here is our complete list of every bowl game, which will be updated after every game with results and links to complete statistics.

All games will be televised by ESPN channels,?aside from the Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl and Arizona Bowl, which will be on CBS networks.

"We are thrilled to have the Bowl Season schedule set," Nick Carparelli, the Executive Director of Bowl Season, said. "It has been an exceptionally unusual year due to the pandemic. But thanks to the flexibility and cooperation of the conferences and bowl partners, we are excited to reward student-athletes. These games will be a great way to highlight the many accomplishments of teams who have persevered through a very challenging year. Their hard work is deserving of celebration, especially this year."

1:30 am, October 30, 2020

Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence tests positive for COVID-19

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence has tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced on Thursday night. He will not play in Saturday's game vs. Boston College.

Lawrence is experiencing mild symptoms and is in isolation. The Tigers' next game after Saturday is Nov. 7 at Notre Dame. Freshman D.J. Uiagalelei has the most playing time this season among the other quarterbacks, passing for 102 yards and rushing for a pair of touchdowns.

"The only thing that hurts is missing an opportunity to be with my teammates this weekend and play the game I love," Lawrence said in a Twitter post.

Through six games, Lawrence has passed for 1,833 yards with?17 touchdowns and two interceptions for the top-ranked Tigers. He has also rushed for four touchdowns.

"While we certainly will miss Trevor, this is an opportunity for other guys to step up and we’re excited about competing against a very good BC team on Saturday," Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said.

Lawrence has started every game for Clemson since September 2018, though an injury forced him to leave his first start against Syracuse.

Ken Ruinard | USA Today Sports Images Here is Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence has tested positive for the coronavirus.
4:42 pm, October 29, 2020

ACC announces Football Championship Game for Dec. 19

On Thursday, the ACC announced that its 2020 ACC Football Championship Game will be played on Saturday, Dec. 19 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte.

The game time will be announced by Dec. 7, and the game will be televised by ABC or ESPN. The two participants will be the two ACC football teams with the highest winning percentage in conference games.

3:51 pm, October 28, 2020

Wisconsin pauses team activities, Nebraska game canceled

On Wednesday, Wisconsin announced it had paused all football team activities for at least seven days due to COVID-19 cases within the program. The game scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 31 between Wisconsin and Nebraska will not be played.

"We have said from the beginning that the health and safety of our student-athletes, coaches and staff members comes first," athletic director Barry Alvarez said in the news release. "Over the past several days we have seen a rising number of student-athletes and staff contract the virus. The responsible thing for us to do is to pause football-related activities for at least seven days."

4:25 pm, October 23, 2020

2020 Army-Navy football game moved to West Point

On Friday, Oct. 23, Army announced that the 121st Army-Navy football game will be played in West Point. The two programs will meet on Saturday, Dec. 12 in the first matchup played at a home site since 1943. Philadelphia has hosted the game in each of the past three years and 89 times overall since 1899.

"We want to thank the City of Philadelphia, the Eagles and all involved in the planning for their efforts to navigate this historic game in the current COVID-19 climate," Army Director of Athletics Mike Buddie said in the release. "We are excited about this historic opportunity to host Navy and the Brigade inside the gates of West Point for the first time since 1943."

7:08 pm, October 21, 2020

Southern Conference announces spring football schedule

On Wednesday afternoon, the Southern Conference announced its spring football schedule, which will be held over the course of nine weeks starting Saturday, Feb. 20. Regular-season play will finish on April 17. The NCAA Division I FCS Championship will begin the following week.
6:42 pm, October 20, 2020

Colorado State-New Mexico football game canceled

On Tuesday, the Mountain West announced that the football game scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 24 between Colorado State and New Mexico has been canceled "due to the prevalence of COVID-19 in Bernalillo County and in accordance with state guidelines" in New Mexico.

The game will be declared a no contest and it will not be rescheduled.

3:47 am, October 18, 2020

Here's what you need to know Saturday evening

Florida State upset No.5 North Carolina 31-28. Florida State upset No.5 North Carolina 31-28 in Week 7.

Good evening,?it's Saturday, Oct. 17. We're tracking official sources to provide you with the latest coronavirus-related college football news.

Here's what you need to know Saturday night:

11:47 pm, October 16, 2020

SEC announces six football schedule changes

On Friday, the Southeastern Conference announced six changes to its 2020 college football schedule. These alterations to the schedule came after two games set for Saturday, Oct. 17 were postponed due to COVID-19.

Here are the six games affected, including the updated kickoff times and broadcast information:

  • Kentucky at Missouri — Moved from Oct. 31 to Oct. 24 at 4 p.m. ET on SEC Network
  • South Carolina at LSU — Remains scheduled for Oct. 24, game time moved to 7 p.m. ET on ESPN
  • Georgia at Kentucky — Moved from Oct. 24 to Oct. 31 at noon ET on SEC Network
  • Missouri at Florida — Moved from Oct. 24 to Oct. 31 at 7:30 p.m. ET
  • Vanderbilt at Missouri — Moved from Oct. 17 to Dec. 12*
  • LSU at Florida — Moved from Oct. 17 to Dec. 12*

* — Postponed due to COVID-19