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The Latest: Pac-12 cancels Washington State-Stanford game

The Newest at the results of the coronavirus outbreak on sports activities world wide:

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Washington State athletic director Pat Chun says the varsity has 9 soccer gamers in COVID-19 protocols and 4 gamers needed to be put into the protocol Friday morning resulting in the cancellation of the Cougars’ recreation at Stanford.

Chun stated as of closing weekend, the Cougars had 0 gamers of their COVID protocols and the primary sure check got here early within the week. The 4 positives Friday morning stored the Cougars from achieving the Percent-12 mandate of 53 scholarship gamers to be had.

Chun stated it was once too early to grasp whether or not subsequent Friday’s Apple Cup towards rival Washington will likely be performed as scheduled. He stated working out the placement across the Apple Cup would start Sunday.

“We’re going to get thru the next day to come as deliberate and are available Sunday we’ll get started making our day-to-day checks about the place our roster is at and the place we’re at with the entirety associated with seeking to box a crew on Friday,” Chun stated.

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Colorado State’s males’s basketball program is pausing crew actions thru Dec. 2 as a result of two sure COVID-19 exams.

Those are the primary two sure exams for the reason that gamers reported again in June.

The varsity stated it’s going to paintings with the Mountain West Convention to talk about how the hiatus impacts the beginning of the Rams’ season.

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The Las Vegas Raiders have activated defensive again Lamarus Joyner from the COVID-19 listing.

Trainer Jon Gruden says he has no replace but on which of the opposite 10 gamers at the crew at the COVID-19 listing will likely be activated in time to play Sunday.

Joyner was once positioned at the COVID-19 listing Tuesday as a “top possibility” shut touch after teammate Clelin Ferrell examined sure for the coronavirus. Seven different defensive gamers had been added to the listing Wednesday as “top possibility” contacts and are on the right track to be cleared to go back sooner than Sunday night time’s recreation towards Kansas Town.

Proper take on Trent Brown and linebacker Cory Littleton also are at the listing.

3 Cincinnati Bengals assistant coaches is probably not to be had for Sunday’s recreation at Washington because of COVID-19 protocols.

The Bengals stated extensive receivers trainer Bob Bicknell, secondary/cornerbacks trainer Steve Jackson and secondary/safeties trainer Robert Livingston will not be able to wait the sport. The Bengals additionally positioned observe squad receiver Stanley Morgan at the Reserve/COVID-19 listing.

Assistant extensive receivers trainer Troy Walters will suppose Bicknell’s duties for the sport, whilst defensive coordinator Lou Anarumo will take over Jackson’s, and defensive high quality keep an eye on trainer Jordan Kovacs will suppose Livingston’s.

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No. eight Illinois is making an attempt to discover a substitute opponent after Wright State pulled out of subsequent week’s males’s basketball recreation as a result of a COVID-19 outbreak inside of its program.

The groups had been scheduled to play Thursday at Illinois. However Wright State canceled, announcing it should not have sufficient gamers to be had as a result of sure exams and shut contacts in addition to accidents.

Illinois stated it’s going to attempt to plug in an opponent. The Illini are actually scheduled to open the season Wednesday towards North Carolina A&T and meet Ohio on Friday.

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Seton Corridor has canceled its first 3 girls’s basketball video games and quickly paused all crew actions as a result of contemporary sure COVID-19 exams amongst “Tier 1” team of workers.

“As all of us combat thru this unparalleled yr, we’re steadily reminded of what’s maximum necessary,” trainer Anthony Bozzella stated in a observation. “For us, with out query, it’s the well being of those outstanding younger girls, my group of workers and executives.”

Seton Corridor canceled house video games Wednesday night time towards Rider, Nov. 28 towards Saint Peter’s and Nov. 30 towards Fairfield.

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The Bellarmine males’s basketball program has paused crew actions amid the pandemic, delaying the varsity’s Department I debut till Dec. four at No. nine Duke.

The Knights had been scheduled to open Wednesday at Chattanooga and make their house debut towards Transylvania on Nov. 28 at Freedom Corridor, the previous longtime house of the crosstown Louisville Cardinals. Chattanooga will consult with on Dec. nine in a reshuffled agenda that delays Bellarmine’s Dec. 1 assembly with Dayton till later subsequent month together with the shuttle to Chattanooga. Transylvania will consult with on Jan. 1.

Athletic director Scott Wiegandt stated in a observation, “This yr has been a making an attempt time for all folks, however 2020 has taught us that we need to adapt, and that’s what we need to do on this state of affairs. Striking the well being and protection of our student-athletes forward of the entirety else is the suitable determination, and optimistically our fanatics cans adapt together with us.”

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7th-ranked Cincinnati’s recreation towards No. 25 Tulsa has been moved once more in a shuffling of the American Athletic Convention soccer agenda.

The Bearcats and Golden Typhoon are actually set to play Dec. 12, every week sooner than the deliberate date of the convention championship recreation. The sport was once at the beginning scheduled for Oct. 17, then moved to Dec. four.

The AAC additionally introduced new dates for 5 different video games postponed as a result of COVID-19 problems. The primary is Memphis at Military on Nov. 28.

3 video games had been set for Dec. five: Houston at SMU, Memphis and Tulane and Tulsa at Military. Houston at Memphis was once rescheduled for Dec. 12.

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The Basketball Corridor of Reputation has canceled the Hoophall Vintage typically performed at the Martin Luther King Jr. vacation weekend as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

It could had been the 20th version of the highschool exhibit.

Greater than 100 long term NBA gamers have taken phase within the match, together with Anthony Davis, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Jayson Tatum and Zion Williamson. Amongst the ones enjoying in 2020: LeBron “Bronny” James Jr., along with his father observing within the stands.

The Springfield, Massachusetts-based Corridor of Reputation says it hopes to relaunch the development in 2022.

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The Denver Broncos have instructed season price tag holders that because of the rise of COVID-19 circumstances, Sunday’s recreation towards the Miami Dolphins would be the closing one performed with fanatics in attendance at Empower Box at Mile Prime this season.

The Broncos had been permitting five,700 fanatics into their video games.

The Broncos’ ultimate 3 house video games, towards the Saints, Expenses and Raiders, will likely be performed with none fanatics within the stands.

In a observation, the Broncos stated, “Even supposing we’re assured in our robust protection protocols and don’t have any proof of any COVID-19 transmission traced to our house video games, the rise in circumstances and hospitalizations in the community calls for us to regulate our long term plans. Taking this precaution is in keeping with the hot tips issued by way of native officers to restrict gatherings with the vacation season coming near.”

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Troy soccer trainer Chip Lindsey has examined sure for COVID-19.

The Trojans will nonetheless play Center Tennessee on Saturday, with particular groups coordinator Brian Blackmon serving as meantime trainer of the Alabama faculty. Lindsey’s sure got here from the crew’s weekly checking out on Wednesday for gamers and group of workers. The varsity stated Friday that Lindsey “is experiencing very delicate signs” and is keeping apart.

“Whilst it is a state of affairs that we had was hoping we wouldn’t need to account for this season, it’s one thing that we’ve had a complete plan in position for for the reason that get started of preseason camp,” Lindsey stated.

As a result of scheduling problems stemming from the pandemic, that is the second one recreation this season between Troy and Troy and Center Tennessee. The Trojans received 47-14 on Sept. 19.

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The New York Giants have had 3 extra gamers check sure for COVID-19. The Giants, who’ve a bye this weekend, realized in regards to the effects Thursday night time and instructed the unidentified gamers to self-isolate. Contract tracing has began.

Previous this week, placekicker Graham Gano examined sure and punter Riley Dixon and lengthy snapper Casey Kreiter had been instructed to isolate as a result of that they had shut contract with Gano. All 3 had been positioned at the Reserve/COVID-19 listing.

The Giants (Three-7) have had 5 gamers check sure this season. Beginning left guard Will Hernandez examined sure in overdue October sooner than a recreation with Tampa Bay on Nov. 2. He overlooked two video games and returned closing weekend towards Washington.

Coaches and gamers have this weekend off. They’re scheduled to go back to paintings on Monday on an adjusted agenda.

New York’s subsequent recreation is at Cincinnati on Nov. 29.

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Retired Roma captain Francesco Totti says he struggled with pneumonia after contracting COVID-19.

Totti writes on Instagram that he has recovered after “15 lengthy days” of hospital treatment at house. The 44-year-old Totti says he struggled to get a fever to subside and misplaced power.

Totti’s father died closing month from the coronavirus at 76.

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