HAMPTON, Va. -- Hampton University Director of Athletics Eugene Marshall, Jr. announced today that the men's basketball team will be pausing all activities due to a positive COVID-19 test among the team as they returned from Maryland.
"The men's basketball program will now pause and follow Hampton University COVID-19 protocols," he said. "The health and safety of our student-athletes, coaches and those associated with the team are of the utmost importance."
The scheduled game with North Carolina Central as part of the Invest QQQ Legacy Classic on Saturday December 18, at 1pm in Newark, New Jersey has been changed to feature Delaware State vs North Carolina Central. Further information to the scheduled contests against VMI and Howard are forthcoming.
The Hampton University Marching Force is still scheduled to perform at the Invest QQQ Legacy Classic and at the Barclays Center on Saturday. Further updates will be announced as they are made available.