Northwestern COVID-19 issues force postponement of Wednesday’s game vs Iowa


EVANSTON – For the primary time within the 2022-2023 season, Northwestern males’s basketball has had one in all its video games referred to as off on account of COVID-19.

On Tuesday morning, this system introduced that their contest towards Iowa which was scheduled for Wednesday night at Carver-Hawkeye Enviornment in Iowa Metropolis has been postponed on account of “COVID-19 well being and security protocols throughout the Northwestern program.”

There has not been a make-up date scheduled as of Tuesday morning.

That is the primary recreation that has been postponed for the Wildcats this season because of the virus. Through the 2021-2022 marketing campaign, their dwelling video games towards DePaul, scheduled for December 18, 2021, and Prairie View A&M, scheduled for December 30, 2021, have been each referred to as off on account of COVID-19 issues.

Northwestern is 12-5 on the season however is coming off a tough week wherein they dropped back-to-back video games. After shedding to Rutgers 65-62 final Wednesday at Welsh-Ryan Enviornment, the Wildcats misplaced to Michigan 85-78 in Ann Arbor on Sunday afternoon.

The loss drops Northwestern to 3-3 in Huge Ten play as they now sit up for their subsequent scheduled recreation towards Wisconsin on Saturday at 11 a.m. in Evanston.

Iowa was coming into the match-up on Wednesday night time on a four-game successful streak, beating Maryland 81-67 in Iowa Metropolis on Sunday.


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