The decision is due to "increased health and safety risks."
The Tommies will compete in the MIAC for one more year.
California is the only state to have passed such a law.
The Summit League doesn't have football, so it's unclear what the Tommies would do on the gridiron.
He's the first black commissioner of an NCAA power conference.
The likes of Tony Kornheiser, Michael Wilbon and Scott Van Pelt did not hold back.
The team is not funded by University of Minnesota Athletics.