A number of SEC colleges could have income from the convention deducted because of not following correct COVID-19 protocols, sources informed ESPN.
In accordance with a memo despatched by SEC commissioner Greg Sankey final week, colleges could have their convention income distribution lower by $100,000 for every week that they didn’t comply with protocol.
The memo, which was obtained by ESPN, additionally stated that suspensions shall be thought of for failure to conform.
Underlined and bolded for emphasis, Sankey wrote, “Don’t chill out — and don’t let these round you chill out — due to a number of weeks of success.”
However this week has been something however profitable for the convention, as two of its video games — Vanderbilt vs. Missouri and LSU vs. Florida — have been postponed because of COVID-19 outbreaks.