The Huskies will leave on July 1, 2020, and are required to pay an exit fee of $17 million by 2026. UConn is joining the Big East in all sports besides football, men’s and women’s ice hockey and rowing. The school said its football program will become an independent team beginning in the 2020 season.
LSU added in-state defensive tackle Jaquelin Roy to its 2020 class. Roy had been committed to coming to Baton Rouge in September of 2018 before decommitting in February of 2019. After taking multiple visits Roy cut his list down to Alabama, aforementioned LSU, and Texas A&M. Roy is the third ranked Louisiana prospect in the 2020 ESPN 300.
Top 2020 QB Haynes King chose Texas A&M, vaulting them into the top ten in ESPN’s 2020 Class Rankings. King, ranked number nineteen in the 2020 ESPN 300, chose Texas A&M over Auburn, Duke, and Tennessee.