Spring football? Mid-American Conference, Miami postpone fall sports

Miami University and the Mid-American Conference are exploring options of playing a spring football season after the conference announced all fall sports would be postponed this year.

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Spring football? Mid-American Conference, Miami postpone fall sports

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DeWine said Tuesday he wants to "wait and see" on the issue.

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