Texas Tech confirms COVID-19 cases among multiple sports

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LUBBOCK, TX (Big 2/Fox 24) – The Texas Tech Athletic Department confirmed Monday that athletes from multiple sports have tested positive for COVID-19.

According to the release, athletes on the football, men’s track and field and women’s basketball teams tested positive for the virus. The release did not state how many student-athletes contracted it. The athletic department did say the individuals are self-isolating in accordance with the CDC’s guidelines and regulations set by the city of Lubbock health department.

The department confirmed several cases among the men’s basketball team last week.

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