By CBSLA Staff

LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — The Long Beach State men’s basketball program will enter an immediate two-week pause following a positive coronavirus test.

The positive test prompted cancellations of home games against UC San Diego Friday and Saturday and games at UC Santa Barbara set for next Friday and Saturday.

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This is the second time this season the Beach has had to pause team activities for two weeks because of a positive coronavirus test.

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Long Beach State canceled four games and postponed a fifth following a positive coronavirus test on Dec. 15.

Games on Jan. 15 and Jan. 16 were also canceled related to COVID-19 protocols.

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