Air Force, Navy, Army Await Approval For Games

Army_Football_2013Army, Navy and Air Force may be playing football games this weekend, after all.

The service academies just need final approval by the Secretary of Defense, a source told ESPN’s Brett McMurphy.

The Defense Department temporarily had suspended sports competition at the service academies Tuesday as a result of the partial government shutdown stemming from the budget impasse in Congress. All schools involved have said that a decision would be made by noon Thursday.

Source: ESPN.com news services

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