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BREAKING: ACC Suspends All Athletic Related Activities Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Wes McElroy
March 12, 2020 - 3:31 pm

This is the latest statement from the Alantic Coast Conference regarding coronavirus and tournament games:



For Immediate Release

Thursday, March 12, 2020



Statement from the Atlantic Coast Conference:


“The Atlantic Coast Conference has suspended all athletic related activities including all competition, formal and organized practice, recruiting and participation in NCAA championships until further notice. The decision was made following consultation with the league’s presidents and athletic directors to mitigate the further spread of COVID-19.”


Statement from ACC Commissioner John Swofford:

“This is uncharted territory and the health and safety of our student-athletes and institutions remains our top priority. This decision is aimed to protect from the further spread of COVID-19.”