Pac-12 announced Friday that the Washington State-Stanford game for Saturday has been canceled.
“This decision was taken in accordance with the Pac-12’s cancellation policy for football matches due to the fact that Washington State did not have the minimum number of scholarship players available for the game as a result of a number of positive football student-athlete COVID-19 cases football student-athletes under contact tracking protocols, ”Pac-12 said in a statement.
Morning test Friday for COVID-19 took the Cougars below the 53 Fellow player’s threshold to play, according to a source. Among the players who tested positive is quarterback Jayden de Laura.
In a statement after the announcement, Washington State Director of Athletics Pat Chun said that everyone in the program is “saddened not only by our student athletes, coaches and staff, but by those within the Stanford program who have worked so hard to prepare for this weekend. “
The cancellation will result in a no competition and is the second Pac-1