IRVINE (CBSLA) — UC Irvine’s men’s basketball away game against Buffalo scheduled for Tuesday has been postponed over COVID-19 concerns, the UC Irvine Athletics Department announced Monday.
The school cited “an abundance of caution for the health and safety of the student-athletes” as the reason for the postponement as COVID cases are on the rise locally and nationally.READ MORE: Torrance Police Seek Public's Help In Shooting Death Of A Woman
“Efforts will be made by both schools to agree upon a future date,” the school said.READ MORE: NFL, LA County Go On Public Education Blitz To Block COVID From Super Bowl Festivities
UC Irvine’s next scheduled game is set for Dec. 30, when it begins Big West Conference play in the Bren Events Center against CSUN.MORE NEWS: 'She Led With Love, Kindness, And Compassion': County Establishes Sandra Shells Memorial Fund In Honor Of Slain Nurse
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