DII Florida Tech cuts football program, announces layoffs due to COVID-19 impacts


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“With revenue projections for fall in question and enrollment in flux, given the uncertainty of COVID-19 and its ultimate impact on students making decisions to attend fall classes, this difficult decision was necessary,” spokesman Wes Sumner said in the email.

The football program, part of the Gulf Coast Conference, fields up to 120 players. Student-athletes on scholarship will retain their scholarship awards for up to four years, the release said.