The Big East coach said, "I need everybody to stay on the plantation. I can't have anybody leave the plantation."
Beard was ejected from the Red Raiders' 82-71 home loss against the Mountaineers after yelling at officials.
The legislation proposed by Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy seeks to create a federal right that would allow college athletes to market their name, image and likeness.
Once approved, only the NCAA could grant permission to use the "Mask Madness" logo or trademark. The NCAA already has more than 70 trademarks.
Identified cases are at the highest per capita rate in the U.S. in Tennessee over the past week, but fans will be allowed to attend the Liberty Bowl on December 31.
Other than more outdoor games, the league proposes making a private purchase of the new vaccine for all of its teams, which would include players and coaches.
The college hoops seasons returned on Wednesday after an eight-month absence and five games are scheduled for Turkey Day.
The Big East Player of the Year Award was not among the 60 players drafted on Wednesday night and will hope to sign with a team as free agent.
The SEC has its first two postponements of the season, with LSU's trip to Florida and Missouri home game against Vanderbilt both called off.
Week 6 of the college football season features the Red River Showdown and ranked matchups for Clemson, Georgia and Florida.
The Tigers look to make it three wins in three games when they host Virginia in a rematch of last season's ACC Championship Game.
The Deep South's Oldest Rivalry headlines Week 5 of the college football season, with both Georgia and Auburn looking for a second consecutive win.
The No. 2-ranked Crimson Tide is a 17.5-point favorite against the No. 13-ranked Aggies as both teams look to improve to 2-0.
After a record-breaking performance in the season opener against Ole Miss, Florida's offense looks to deliver again when the Gators host South Carolina.
Two ranked matchups headline Week 5 as No. 2 Alabama hosts No. 13 Texas A&M, while No. 4 Georgia welcomes No. 7 Auburn.
Tua Tagovailoa is gone but the Crimson Tide looks to rebound from losing two games in the same season for the first time since 2010.
After going 15-0 last season, the Tigers begin their title defense with a vastly different-looking team.
No. 4 Georgia begins the season as the second-favorite behind Alabama to win the SEC title, while Arkansas kicks off a new era under Sam Pittman.
The first ranked matchup of the season between ranked SEC programs sees No. 8 Auburn host No. 23 Kentucky.
Florida's third season under Dan Mullen begins with the Gators' first trip to Oxford since 2007, while Ole Miss kicks off the Lane Kiffin era.
After kicking off their season with a dominating win over Missouri State two weeks ago, the Sooners face their first Big 12 matchup of the campaign on Saturday.
The Big Ten has also lagged behind with its return during COVID-19, but at least the Big Ten blazed a trail to postpone sports, and to their abrupt return. The Pac-12 has remained a few steps behind.
Two teams from the old South have planned a social justice demonstration for their game this Saturday in Mississippi.
Alabama begins the season as the bookmakers' favorite to win the SEC title, while defending champions LSU face a tough task to repeat last season's triumph.
The 88th SEC season gets underway on Saturday at 12 p.m. ET after a two-week delay because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Week 4 of the college football season marks the beginning of the SEC season, with Alabama, Georgia and defending champion LSU all in action.
The first matchup of the season among ranked programs in the ACC pits the No. 17 Hurricanes against the No. 18 Cardinals.
The No. 1 team in the AP Top 25 Rankings makes its home debut on Saturday in its only non-conference game of the season.
The Fighting Irish climbed to No. 7 in the AP Top 25 Rankings and will be looking to make it two wins in two games this season.
The Big Ten presidents on Wednesday reversed their course from August, when they postponed all Fall sports. Here's what it will look like now with a modified Fall schedule.