UNL Statement On B1G Fall Sports Decision


Huskers LogoJoint statement from Nebraska University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Ronnie Green,  University of Nebraska System President Ted Carter, Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos and Nebraska Head Football Coach Scott Frost regarding B1G announcement concerning fall sports:


“We are very disappointed in the decision by the Big Ten Conference to postpone the fall football season, as we have been and continue to be ready to play.

Safety comes first. Based on the conversations with our medical experts, we continue to strongly believe that absolute safest place for our student athletes is with in the rigorous safety protocols, testing procedures, and the structure and support provided by Husker Athletics.

We will continue to consult with medical experts and evaluate the situation as it emerges. We hope it may be possible for our student athletes to have the opportunity to compete.”