According to a report obtained by ESPN, a group of players from several different Pac-12 schools have threatened to sit out preseason and regular season games unless the Pac-12 makes certain concessions.
— Obtain long-term health insurance
Though, according to the conference, they haven’t heard from this group of players.
As we have clearly stated with respect to our fall competition plans, we are, and always will be, directed by medical experts, with the health, safety and well being of our student athletes, coaches and staff always the first priority.
We have made it clear that any student athlete who chooses not to return to competition for health or safety reasons will have their scholarship protected.”