By Harvey Hoffman
The American Athletic Conference, of which Temple is a member, the Big Ten, of which Penn State is a member, and the SEC and have canceled their conference tournaments.
The decisions continue ongoing actions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, which has been labeled a pandemic by the World Health Organization.
The NCAA announced yesterday that the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments would be played without fans in attendance.
The Power 5 leagues, along with other conferences, had previously announced that fans would not be allowed to attend their respective conference tournaments.