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World News – US – Report: Air Force-Army match will not be played this weekend

The Air Force and Air Force will not face each other this weekend at West Point, reports Brent Briggeman of The Colorado Springs Gazette Briggeman cited multiple sources and said noted that an Air Force player, Gary Mossop Jr, wrote « Welp no football this weekend for us » in a tweet since deleted

The game was scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Kick-off ET on CBS The Army is 6-1 this season while the Air Force is 1-2, albeit with a resounding victory against the navy in October 3

« The Gazette previously reported that up to seven Air Force players should not be available, not necessarily because one of them tested positive for COVID-19, but as a result of contract tracing protocols at the academy which led to quarantines « Wrote Briggeman » A source indicated that these numbers increased between Wednesday evening and Thursday morning It is not known if any players or Air Force personnel have tested positive « 

If the match is not rescheduled, the rest of Air Force matches would come to conference against the Mountain West competition The Army is independent and has matches remaining against Tulane, Georgia Southern and Navy Briggeman wrote that game could possibly be rescheduled even if army and air force leave weeks don’t line up at the moment

This isn’t the only game this weekend that could be in doubt due to COVID-19 Wisconsin’s game against Purdue has been called off as the Badgers continue to have issues with their outbreak , while California reported a positive test this week ahead of Saturday’s Pac-12 opening against Washington

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Of course, this weekend’s biggest game has also been affected although there is no indication that it will be postponed or canceled Clemson travels to Notre Dame without star quarterback Trevor Lawrence after Lawrence tested positive last week, so DJ Uiagalelei will be placed in the national spotlight after an encouraging first-year first performance in a narrow victory over Boston College last weekend

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World news – United States – Report: Air Force-Army match does not will not be played this weekend

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