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UNM football: 8 players, 1 staff member test positive for COVID-19

UNM football: 8 players, 1 staff member test positive for COVID-19

KOB Web Staff
Updated: October 15, 2020 09:25 PM
Created: October 15, 2020 06:08 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- UNM football practices and team activities were paused Thursday after eight players and a staff member tested positive for COVID-19.

According to UNM Athletics Director Eddie Nunez, the players and the coach are quarantined. He added that an additional 10-12 individuals were quarantined after contact tracing was done.

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The Lobos are scheduled to start their 2020 season on Oct. 24 against Colorado State. As of Thursday, no changes to the schedule were planned. 


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