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Baylor closes all football facilities ahead of Oklahoma State game

The move is being done with hopes that this weekend's game can still be played
Credit: Baylor Athletics
Baylor head football coach Dave Aranda looks on and claps in encouragement during practice on Aug. 8, 2020. Aranda is entering his first season as a collegiate head coach.

WACO, Texas — Baylor University is taking preventative measures against the spread of COVID and closing football facilities ahead of Saturday's game against Oklahoma State.

The football program tests athletes for COVID-19  on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  There has not been any information publicly released about test results from yesterday's testing.

In a release to media, Director of Athletics Mack Rhoads said, "At this time and in the interest of our student-athletes, coaches, and staff, we have temporarily closed our football facility and are taking all possible precautions. Our focus remains on playing the scheduled game with Oklahoma State at McLane Stadium on December 12."