Big 12 continuing to plan on 2020 football season

The Big 12 is continuing to pursue playing sports this fall, according to Yahoo Sports’ Pete Thamel. 

The news, which was first reported by Rivals’ SoonerScoop, comes as Big 12 presidents met Tuesday evening to discuss the conference’s future. According to multiple reports, a revised Big 12 schedule is expected to be released shortly.

According to Sports Illustrated‘s Ross Dellenger, university presidents were briefed for 90 minutes Tuesday by a medical panel, which led to vigorous debate. Dellenger reports that the conference plans to add an extra layer of protocol, involving heart imaging tests for COVID-19 patients.