Duke-Florida State Postponed Due to Positive Seminoles Test; Blue Devils coach K quarantined

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#No. 20 #Duke’s game against #No. 18 #Florida #State in #Tallahassee on #Saturday, which the #Blue #Devils were scheduled to play without coach #Mike #Krzyzewski, has been postponed, the ACC reported on #Friday night.
The delay is due to a positive COVID-19 test in the #Florida state program, as well as contact tracing and other protocols.

#Earlier on #Friday, #Duke announced that #Krzyzewski had come into contact with someone who had tested positive for the coronavirus and would be sidelined “to observe standard quarantine protocol after being exposed to someone failing to do so. part of the travel group who tested positive for COVID-19. The team said #Krzyzewski did not travel to #Florida with the #Blue #Devils. #Jon #Scheyer, associate head coach and former #Duke standout, was to be the interim head coach.

#After suffering a 15-point home loss to #Illinois on #Dec. 8, #Krzyzewski has expressed concerns about the progress of the season during the pandemic. #He later announced that his team would cancel their last non-conference games.

#Duke, 3-2 in five games, has not played since his 75-65 win over #Notre #Dame on #Dec. 16 – his only game since losing to #Illinois.

#Duke’s women’s basketball team recently canceled their season due to concerns about COVID-19.

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