“The whole point of a public health issue is not to bring everybody together."
There are steps UMD will need to take to ensure an equitable response to coronavirus.
The Big Ten canceled all spring sports Thursday in response to coronavirus.
Maryland had confirmed 12 cases of COVID-19 as of Thursday afternoon.
Among the sports affected are men’s and women’s lacrosse, baseball and softball, women’s tennis, golf and track and field.
“Disappointed, but still understanding,” James Hicks said. “Not angry about it because what can you do?”
The Patriot League announced it will be canceling the remainder of its spring sports schedule due to the coronavirus.
The Big 12, ACC, SEC and Pac-12, among others, have all also canceled their conference tournaments.
Employees who work in the Manokin Building were told to stay home on Thursday.
Only essential staff and families will be permitted at March Madness games, the NCAA announced.