The Southland Conference Football Media Day proceeded as planned — although virtual — and Commissioner Tom Burnett emphasized in his opening statement that plans are to have a fall intercollegiate football schedule for 2020 as well.

Last season the Southland sent three football teams — league co-champions Central Arkansas and Nicholls, along with Southeastern Louisiana — to the FCS playoffs and the plan is for a strong start and finish in 2020 if the COVID-19 pandemic allows.

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