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Louisville’s ACC opener vs. NC State scheduled for Wednesday at the KFC Yum! Center has been postponed due to continued coronavirus protocols within Louisville’s program. The Cardinals are 4-0 but have not played a game since Dec. 1. NC State, meanwhile, is out of quarantine and back at practice after it had its own pause earlier this month.
Alabama’s home game Saturday against No. 6 Houston has been canceled due to positive COVID-19 tests and contact tracing in the Cougars program. The Crimson Tide quickly arranged a game vs. Western Kentucky for Saturday at 2 p.m.
Also, South Carolina was scheduled to play host to No. 24 Clemson on Saturday, but that game has been postponed due to positive COVID-19 cases in the Gamecocks’ program
In the Big East schedules are changing almost daily. Xavier, which started the season without a bump, playing seven games in the first two weeks, but remains on COVID pause. Friday’s Xavier-DePaul game has been postponed, with DePaul vs. Providence being moved in its place and to be played Thursday.
Notable postponements or cancellationsDec. 15: Tarleton State at BaylorDec. 15: Detroit at KentuckyDec. 15: Seton Hall at Xavier Dec. 16: NC State at Louisville Dec. 16: Northern Iowa at WisconsinDec. 18: Xavier at DePaul Dec. 17: UConn at Providence Dec. 19: Gardner-Webb at Duke
ALL GAMES FOR 2020-21
Previous notable postponements or cancellations Nov. 25: UTSA at Oklahoma Nov. 25: Virginia vs. Maine (Uncasville, Connecticut)Nov. 25: Central Arkansas at Ole MIssNov. 25: Gardner-Webb at Duke — rescheduled for Dec. 19, then canceledNov. 25: Northern Arizona at ArizonaNov. 25-27: Creighton at Crossover Classic (Sioux Falls, South Dakota)Nov. 25-27: Texas A&M at Crossover Classic (Sioux Falls)Nov. 25: Western Illinois at DePaulNov. 25: UMass Lowell vs. FloridaNov. 25: Stanford vs. Utah ValleyNov. 25: Drexel at Penn StateNov. 26: Baylor vs. Arizona State at Empire Classic (Uncasville)Nov. 26: Jackson State vs. Ole MissNov. 27: Arkansas State at Ole MissNov. 27; Baylor at Empire Classic (Uncasville)Nov. 27: Virginia vs. Florida (Uncasville)Nov. 27: Florida State vs. Gardner-Webb — rescheduled for Dec. 21Nov. 28 Oklahoma at UCFNov. 28: Chicago State at DePaulNov. 29: Baylor at Seton HallNov. 29: Gardner-Webb at GeorgiaNov. 30: Long Beach State at UCLANov. 30: Belmont Abbey at CharlotteDec. 1: Towson at Maryland Dec. 1: Alcorn State at DePaulDec. 1: Vanderbilt vs. UConn (Uncasville)Dec. 2: Colorado at Arizona — rescheduled for Dec. 28Dec. 3: Vanderbilt at Legends Classic (Uncasville)Dec. 4: UNC Greensboro at LouisvilleDec. 4: Florida A&M at South FloridaDec. 5: Gonzaga vs. Baylor (Indianapolis)Dec. 5: NC State vs. UConn: (Uncasville)Dec. 5: Alabama A&M at Ohio StateDec. 5: James Madison at MarylandDec. 5: UT-Martin at IllinoisDec. 5: Purdue-Fort Wayne at Notre DameDec. 5: Ole Miss at Memphis Dec. 6: Florida A&M at NebraskaDec. 6: DePaul at Iowa StateDec. 8: Fordham at Saint John’sDec. 8: Tarleton State at GonzagaDec. 9: Louisville at WisconsinDec. 9: Michigan State at VirginiaDec. 9: NC State at MichiganDec. 9: Robert Morris at West VirginiaDec. 10: Southern at GonzagaDec. 11: Saint John’s at UConnDec. 12: Xavier at Providence Dec. 12: Northern Arizona at GonzagaDec. 12: Charleston Southern at DukeDec. 12: Saint John’s at Texas TechDec. 13: Stanford at USC Dec. 13: SIU-Edwardsville at NorthwesternDec. 13: Texas at BaylorDec. 13: William & Mary at Virginia Dec. 13: UConn at Georgetown