If Florida passes transgender athletes bill, it might lose NCAA championship events
The NCAA logo is seen on the wall as Yeshiva players warmup prior to a game against Worcester Polytechnic Institute at Johns Hopkins University on March 6, 2020 in Baltimore, Maryland. - Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America/TNS

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The National Collegiate Athletic Association Board of Governors said Monday it would consider pulling championships from states that ban transgender athletes from participating in women’s and girls’ sports. The statement came a day before the Florida House is set to take up House Bill 1475, a bill which would do just that. “When determining where championships are held, NCAA policy directs that only locations where hosts can commit to providing an environment that is safe, healthy and free of discrimination should be selected,” the statement read. “We will continue to close...