Big 10 and Pac 12 call off football due to COVID concerns
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UNDATED (AP) – The Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences won’t play football this fall because of concerns about COVID-19.

The decisions take two of college football’s five power conferences out of a crumbling season amid the pandemic. The Big Ten is postponing all fall sports and hopes to make them up in the second semester. The Pac-12 is pausing all sports until Jan. 1, including basketball. The Atlantic Coast Conference, Big 12 and Southeastern Conference are still moving forward with plans to conduct a football season.

In total, 935 Division I football games have been canceled or postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic. According to Associated Press research, 465 Football Bowl Subdivision games are off. That number is 544 for the Football Championship Subdivision. Included in those numbers are 74 matchups between FBS and FCS teams. A total of 609 Division II games are off. The number is 1,049 in Division III.