KU had to postpone its scheduled matchup with Texas, as the Jayhawks are unable to meet the Big 12's minimum thresholds for competition, due to players at an undisclosed position testing positive for COVID-19.
"The game was postponed due to "... The athletic department reported, since November 8, that its football program has performed 825 COVID-19 tests, with five coming back positive on various testing days during that period.
Texas-Kansas was just the second Big 12 conference game to be postponed this season and was rescheduled for December 12.
More recently, contact tracing protocols that come with a positive test led to KU quarantining starting offense linemen Api Mane and Adagio Lopeti, who missed the Jayhawks' loss to Iowa State - and that instance proved to be tied to a false positive.
The Texas at Kansas football game has been rescheduled for Saturday, Dec. 12.Читайте также: Suns, Jae Crowder agree to three-year, $30M deal
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby is afraid the conference will face a series of game postponements similar to the SEC, which moved or canceled four contests last week, including three involving schools coming off a bye.
Texas is 5-2 overall and 4-2 in Big 12 action this season.
Kansas (0-7, 0-6 Big 12) will now be off on consecutive weekends following their open date last Saturday.
Chancellor Douglas Girod previously announced Tuesday that all KU Athletics home events in November would take place without fans in an effort to prevent further virus spread; that includes KU football's scheduled home game next week against TCU.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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