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Suzanne Halliburton

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The coronavirus pandemic shut down teams and leagues throughout the world and forced athletes to go home and wait until it was safe to compete again—professional golf was no exception.

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The Athletic lays off Longhorns writer Kaelen Jones and others in another blow to pandemic-era sports journalism

The Athletic, a modern, digital-only site that covers sports primarily in the United States, laid off 46 people, including its Austin-based University of Texas beat writer, Kaelen Jones.

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UT athletics ‘fully optimistic’ about football this fall, but games—and campus—will look different
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Chris Del Conte, the always-upbeat University of Texas athletics director, is confident there will be Longhorn football this fall.

"I'm fully optimistic," Del Conte said Tuesday in an interview with Austonia. "There will be football at DKR [Memorial Stadium] this fall."

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