Georgia State men’s basketball paused by positive COVID-19 tests

Georgia State players celebrate after defeating Georgia Tech 123-120 in four overtimes in an NCAA college basketball game, early Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
Georgia State players celebrate after defeating Georgia Tech 123-120 in four overtimes in an NCAA college basketball game, early Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Credit: Curtis Compton

Credit: Curtis Compton

The Georgia State men’s basketball program has paused all team activities following multiple COVID-19 positive test results, the school announced Friday. Weekend games at Troy on Friday and Saturday have been postponed with no decision on whether the games will be made up.

The positive tests involved Tier 1 individuals which includes athletes, coaches and support staff.

All activities will be paused for a minimum of seven days, and those effected will remain in isolation per CDC guidelines.

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