The team competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) and are members of the Southern Conference. "It doesn’t mean you’re not going to have injuries and bumps in the road along the way. You will need to register before adding a comment. The sports affected are football, men's and women's soccer, volleyball and men's and women's cross country.Donnelly said an athletic director at an undisclosed school already had contacted him about scheduling a football game, and he didn't close the door on playing one or two non-conference football games in the fall.Desperately seeking a 12th regular-season game, Furman coach Clay Hendrix got the opportunity, thanks to former teammate Julius Dixon.

We all look forward to Furman Athletics returning as soon as possible and to the bright and exciting future ahead.”© 2020

All rights reserved "We’re going to talk to Coach Hendrix and the football staff and the student-athletes and ask them, ‘How do you feel about playing one or two games this fall? Launched in August of 1996, The UFFP welcomes fans of all FCS football teams - and fans of the more inferior sports, too - for discussion, cameraderie, and even the occasional smack talk. Aug. 26, 2020, 7:08 a.m. All rights reserved. Furman University athletic director Jason Donnelly said he is disappointed by the Southern Conference's postponement Thursday of fall competition but …

"© 2020 Matthew Loves Ball 12,110 views. The immediate concern, he said, is bigger than the financial challenges for the athletics program.

"It’s well-documented, particularly in the Power 5, the financial impacts of not playing football in the fall," he said. "If that means we have to take a later start in the fall because we played in the spring, I think that’s a part of it," he said. The Paladins have also claimed 12 Southern Conference football titles, more than any school in league history. JaVaughn Craig threw two of this three touchdown passes in the third quarter when Austin Peay took control and rolled to a 42-6 win over Furman on Saturday in the Governors’ first FCS playoff game.Blake Morgan ran for 147 yards and a touchdown and Wofford fell behind early before rallying for a 24-7 victory over Furman on Saturday in a Southern Conference showdown for first place.Devin Wynn rushed for 102 yards and scored five touchdowns as Furman routed VMI 60-21 on Saturday.Freshman Devin Abrams rushed for 118 yards and two touchdowns and Furman pulled away in the second half to defeat Chattanooga 35-20 on Saturday.Devin Wynn rushed for 87 yards and two touchdowns, including the go-ahead score, as Furman racked up 296 yards on the ground defeating Western Carolina 28-7 on Saturday and reclaiming a share of first place in the Southern Conference.Brandon Rainey ran for 169 yards for the second time this season and The Citadel used its best rushing game thus far this season to spoil Furman's Homecoming Game, 27-10 on Saturday.Darren Grainger threw four TD passes, Devin Wynn had 278 yards from scrimmage and three scores, and Furman beat Samford 58-14 on Saturday.Devin Watts rushed for 99 yards and a touchdown, Corey Watkins added 97 yards rushing with two touchdowns and Furman defeated Mercer 45-10 on Saturday.Tre Turner scored second half touchdowns rushing and receiving, helping Virginia Tech rally to a 24-17 victory over Furman on Saturday.Dan Ellington threw five touchdown passes and Georgia State rallied from a 17-point second-quarter deficit to defeat FCS-member Furman 48-42 on Saturday.Darren Grainger ran for one touchdown and threw for another as Furman crushed Charleston Southern, 46-13 in the season-opener Saturday.Harris Roberts plays QB for Furman and attends classes at Clemson.

Football vs Furman Postgame Press Conference Virginia Tech Athletics. The Furman Paladins will not be playing any non-conference games in 2020.