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The Mid-American Conference Council of Presidents announced Friday afternoon that they plan to resume the fall football season in early November.

WEMU's Lisa Barry has details.

Eastern Michigan University

The coronavirus crisis is continuing to raise questions about the future of sports and athletic programs at college universities.

Focus on EMU: Athletics' Championship Building Plan

Jan 9, 2019
Eastern Michigan University

Patrick Campion sat down with Eastern Michigan University's Vice President and Director of Athletics, Scott Wetherbee, to talk about the current state of the Championship Building Plan, Athletics funding, and how they are moving forward without the $6 million gift announced by his predecessor, Heather Lyke.

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As part of a budget restructuring plan, Eastern Michigan University will cut four of its sports teams.  Softball, men's swimming and diving, women's tennis, and wrestling are the teams that will be eliminated this year.  89.1 WEMU's Jorge Avellan covered the announcement this morning at Eastern's Convocation Center.

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Eastern Michigan University has chosen Scott Wetherbee to be its next athletic director.