UCLA - LB State Basketball Game Postponed Due to COVID-19 Issues
Monday's basketball game between the UCLA Bruins and the Long Beach State 49ers was called off due to coronavirus issues within Long Beach State's men's basketball program, per UCLA's Daily Bruin.
Why it matters:
Today's postponement is UCLA Bruins men's basketball's first schedule change this season.
LA sports radio station AM470 reported a coronavirus outbreak within Long Beach State's basketball program. Furthermore, UCLA's spokesperson Alex Timiraos told the AP that the game was called off "out of an abundance of caution" due to COVID-19 protocols in the Long Beach State program.
According to CSULB's Daily 49er, Long Beach State's men's basketball program had confirmed that its players and staff all tested negative for coronavirus yesterday.
No makeup date has been announced at this time.