Tarleton State Moves Football Season to Spring

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But he points out, it continues what seems to be an inevitable trend in college football as a whole.

"I really believe in my heart, by the end of this week, I don't think you're going to see college football across any level in our country," Dr. Hurley said.

Tarleton is in its first year transitioning to the NCAA Division I level. The school will play in the Western Athletic Conference in all sports, except for football, where they are an Independent.