North Carolina’s males’s basketball sport in opposition to Syracuse scheduled for Jan. 2 will likely be postponed. No make-up date has been scheduled but, the ACC introduced Wednesday.
The Orange is collectively being positioned in touch tracing quarantine after a participant on Buffalo examined optimistic for COVID-19. Syracuse, which beat the Bulls 107-96 in additional time on Saturday, additionally had its sport in opposition to Wake Forest scheduled for Dec. 30 postponed by the league.
The Tar Heels (5-Three, Zero-1) will search for their first win in ACC play at Georgia Tech on Dec. 30 after falling to N.C. State 79-76 on Tuesday. Due to the postponement, that sport in opposition to the Yellow Jackets might find yourself being Carolina’s solely sport in two weeks.
It’s the third time this season the Heels have needed to alter their schedule for causes associated to COVID-19. The Elon sport was canceled after the Phoenix had Tier-I personnel take a look at optimistic. And their opponent within the CBS Sports activities Basic was modified from Ohio State to Kentucky to higher align COVID-19-testing protocols amongst faculties.