When Tariq Speights reached out to him earlier this month with the idea of an athlete-led protest following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, an unarmed Black man in Kenosha, Wis., Hunter Reynolds knew there was a unique opportunity at hand.
Nancy Eubanks’s job isn’t one that lends itself to social distancing. She’s the catering director for Zingerman’s Delicatessen, a job that like so many in Ann Arbor, is made possible by large groups of people. Especially every other Saturday in the fall.
On Friday, the NCAA answered that question, with the Board of Directors approving a blanket waiver for all fall sport athletes to keep their year of eligibility, regardless of whether they play this season, per a release.