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Big Ten Reverses Decision To Cancel Season

There’s some good news for college football fans: They’ll be able to watch Big Ten games, at least on TV.

On Wednesday, the conference reversed its earlier decision to cancel the season and said play will begin Oct. 24. The league cited better COVID-19 testing capabilities and more confidence in the latest medical information.

Host Jeremy Hobson speaks with Here & Now‘s sports analyst Mike Pesca. He hosts the daily podcast The Gist.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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