USC football and basketball COVID-19 update

USC football and basketball COVID-19 update

The USC soccer team had canceled its game against Colorado at the Colosseum on Saturday, Nov. 28, and declared no game by the Pac-12 on Thursday after three players tested positive and five others were quarantined.

ESPN reported that the players were all offensive linemen.

A USC spokesperson said on Sunday, Nov. 29 that the Trojans were awaiting further guidance on the county’s new orders, meaning the Trojans’ match against Washington State at the Colosseum on Friday, December 4, could also be in jeopardy. . The USC is also scheduled for UCLA on December 12 at the Rose Bowl.

After playing and winning each of their first three games of the six-game pandemic-shortened schedule, the Trojans heard of two positive tests early last week. After a third positive test, their game against the Buffaloes was called off. Colorado then played in San Diego State on Saturday.

USC coach Clay Helton’s regular Sunday review session with reporters via Zoom was canceled because there was no game on Saturday.

The USC men’s and women’s basketball teams played their scheduled games on Wednesday, November 25 and Saturday. The men’s team will play against BYU on Tuesday, December 2, and on Thursday, December 3 in Connecticut or Vanderbilt in Uncasville, Conn. The women open Pac-12 on Friday in the state of Arizona.