The Bears and Cowboys have been scheduled to fulfill on Oct. 17, however the Massive 12 introduced on Sunday evening the sport will likely be moved to Dec. 12.
Baylor on Thursday suspended all football-related actions as a result of the varsity wanted to guage latest constructive assessments for COVID-19 and carry out contact tracing of its staff.
The Massive 12 mentioned that the league’s championship sport stays tentatively scheduled for Dec. 12 or Dec. 19, relying on the sport outcomes wanted to find out the title sport’s members.
That is the third sport on Baylor’s schedule to be postponed this season. The Bears’ scheduled season opener in opposition to Louisiana Tech on Sept. 12 was postponed due to Louisiana Tech’s COVID-19 testing outcomes. The Bears’ rapidly scheduled sport with Houston for Sept. 19 was postponed a day earlier than kickoff as a result of the Bears have been wanting the league’s COVID-19 thresholds at a key place group.
That is the second Oklahoma State sport to be pushed again. The Cowboys season opener with Tulsa delayed per week due to a nine-day pause Tulsa needed to take on account of COVID-19 testing. That sport was performed Sept. 19 as an alternative of its initially scheduled date of Sept. 12.
The Cowboys are 3-0 and 2-0 in Massive 12 play. The Bears, who didn’t play a nonconference sport, are 1-1.