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MSU Spartans football game on Saturday canceled due to COVID-19

Maryland players and coaches tested positive for the illness
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Published: Nov. 19, 2020 at 12:25 PM EST
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EAST LANSING, Mich. (WJRT) - This Saturday’s scheduled football game between the Michigan State Spartans and Maryland Terrapins is canceled.

The cancellation was announced after 15 student-athletes at the University of Maryland tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 7 days. Seven staff members also tested positive, including Maryland Head Coach Michael Locksley.

The university says all positive individuals are now in isolation. There are no plans to reschedule Saturday’s game.

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