Morgantown, West Virginia – Moments ago, the Big 12 Conference announced that the upcoming West Virginia Oklahoma game scheduled for this Saturday has been CANCELLED and will not be re-scheduled. West Virginia is shutting down its football operations for seven days.
According to a press release from the official WVU Sports website, “Due to a surge of positive COVID-19 cases and contact trading within the football program, West Virginia University Director of Athletics Shane Lyons and WVU’s medical officials have paused all football activities, including workouts and games, for the next seven days.”
🗓️ 🖊️#Big12FB 𝚜𝚌𝚑𝚎𝚍𝚞𝚕𝚎 𝚞𝚙𝚍𝚊𝚝𝚎: @OU_Football at @WVUfootball scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 12 has been cancelled as WVU is shutting down its football operations for seven days.
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— Big 12 Conference (@Big12Conference) December 10, 2020