(Stats Perform) - The FCS is ready to get back on the field and command the college football spotlight this spring after conferences postponed their 2020 fall schedules due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
Not all schools have decided to play this spring. The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference has been hit hard by opt-outs, with only three of the nine programs moving forward with competition - Delaware State, Howard and South Carolina State. They'll play each other in nonconference games after Bethune-Cookman, Florida A&M, Morgan State, Norfolk State, North Carolina A&T and North Carolina Central chose not to have spring seasons.
Following is a capsule look at the three MEAC spring participants: