Due to positive COVID-19 tests and contact tracing within the Missouri State men’s basketball program, Friday night’s game against Evangel has been postponed.
Team activities will be paused for 14 days. Student-athletes and staff affected are taking appropriate safety measures in accordance with MSU’s athletics COVID re-entry policy.
Upcoming MSU home games against Ecclesia (Nov. 28), Central Arkansas (Dec. 1), Mississippi Valley State (Dec. 5) and Southeastern Louisiana (Dec. 12) are also affected and will be canceled or postponed.
Information related to ticket refunds and credits will be released in the coming days.
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