Football schedule: Texas A&M athletic director Ross Bjork said Tuesday that the Aggies’ nonconference football game with Fresno State is not in jeopardy despite the announcement earlier this month by the California State University System that its member schools would hold the majority of its fall classes online.
Academic scores: Eight A&M athletic teams had multiyear NCAA Academic Progress Rate scores of 990 or higher for the four-year period covering the 2015-16 to 2018-19 school years, the NCAA announced Tuesday. Every A&M program also cleared the NCAA-mandated threshold of 930.
Track honors: A&M’s Jon Bishop was named the Southeastern Conference’s scholar-athlete of the year in men’s outdoor track and field by the league’s coaches Tuesday. Bishop, a distance runner from College Station, also was named this season’s SEC indoor track and field scholar-athlete of the year.