MAC ON SPORTS: COVID-19 STRIKES URBANA FOOTBALL TEAM
For the second consecutive season, Urbana football will not play out the entirety of its schedule.
Tigers athletic director Steve Waller said Tuesday that Urbana is canceling its final eight varsity games, seven of which are against Big 12 Conference opponents. The Tigers also lost all six of their 2021 spring games amid a combination of COVID-19 issues and low athlete turnout.
I will have more on this developing story in a future print edition of the Decatur Tribune.