My Aggie Nation - Reveille

The Morning Reveille: Aug. 13

Updated

Conference discussions: The Southeastern Conference wasn’t caught off-guard Tuesday by the Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences postponing fall sports. “We were all ready for that, nothing really surprised us with those outcomes,” A&M athletic director Ross Bjork said Wednesday on the Studio 12 podcast.

New uniforms: A&M unveiled new football uniforms Wednesday, featuring a classic glossy maroon helmet with a white facemask. 

Pandemic projects: Three new projects addressing the COVID-19 pandemic have been selected to receive $20,000 through the Innovation[X] Program at A&M. The program provides grants for interdisciplinary research teams that address real-world problems

Games canceled: Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby announced Wednesday on a teleconference that volleyball and soccer teams would play a conference-only slate, eliminating four games against A&M programs.