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Latest Statement From the ACC Regarding Tournament and Coronavirus

Wes McElroy
March 12, 2020 - 12:36 pm
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This is the latest statement from the ACC regarding conference tournament play and coronavirus concerns:

 

For Immediate Release

Thursday, March 12, 2020

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Statement from the Atlantic Coast Conference:

 

“Following additional consultation with the league’s presidents and athletic directors, and in light of the continued conversations surrounding the fluidity of COVID-19, the Atlantic Coast Conference will immediately cancel the remainder of the 2020 ACC Tournament. For NCAA Tournament automatic qualification purposes, Florida State will represent the league as the ACC Champion. We are disappointed for our student-athletes, schools and fans to have to make this decision; however, the overall health and safety of all involved is the priority.”