Story Courtesy of: Sports Illustrated
By: Tyler Martin
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Roughly an hour before tip off between the University of Alabama men's basketball team and Tennessee, the Southeastern Conference office announced the cancellation of its tournament due to the outbreak of COVID-19 across the nation.
ALERT: Based on the latest developments and the continued spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Southeastern Conference today announced the cancellation of the remainder of the 2020 Men’s Basketball Tournament in Nashville.
Along with the SEC, the Big 10 and American Athletic Conferences have canceled its respective tournaments as well.