The Big South Conference will announce its league basketball schedules today. … Campbell will not have spectators at basketball games to start the 2020-21 season due to pandemic precautions. … Former Midway coach Dustin Squibb has been named to guide the boys basketball program at Village Christian Academy in Fayetteville. … Volleyball and cross country practices start today for NCHSAA (public) schools. … The Mid-American Conference begins its football schedule tonight with six games. The matchups at 6 p.m. include Western Michigan at Akron ((ESPN3) and Eastern Michigan at Kent State (ESPN+). At 7 p.m., Buffalo visits Northern Illinois (ESPN2), Ohio plays at Central Michigan (ESPN) and Miami of Ohio hosts Ball State (CBS Sports Network). Toledo is home to take on Bowling Green (ESPNU, 8 p.m.).