Date: November 24, 2020 11:07PM
Easy to say let them go bankrupt, but there are alot of jobs attached to sports that will be lost - ushers, maintenance, vendors, etc. Entire industries will be devastated.
It is not just BYU, and it is not just sports. As an NCAA executive said, many colleges are going to go under:https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2020/10/16/ncaa-executive-sports-covid-related-woes-could-linger-into-2023/3682211001/
“There's going to be a lot of challenges going forward with championships. So, there's a revenue model there and the revenues are not coming in. But I think if we take a step back — and I think we need to — it's not even about cutting sports. We're probably at a place where 20% to 30% of Division III schools may not survive this pandemic. And that's a whole other thing that we need to think seriously about.”