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Sports: Southeastern Conference Suspends All Athletic Activities Until at Least April 15

Press release from UF Athletic Association

Team practices, conditioning, etc. indefinitely closed for the Gators.

The Southeastern Conference today announced that all athletics activities, including competitions, team and individual practices, meetings, and other organized gatherings, will be suspended through at least April 15, due to continuing developments related to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

The SEC had previously announced that all competition was suspended until March 30.  That suspension of competition has been extended through April 15 and now includes all organized team activities.

SEC athletics programs will cease practices and individual and team workouts effective the end of the day Friday, March 13. Team meetings shall conclude no later than 5 pm local time on Monday, March 16.

In addition, the Florida athletic department is closing all team areas in its athletic facilities until at least April 15, with the exception of its sports health and academic advising units. The department will continue to provide health, nutrition, mental health counseling, and academic support during this time.

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