CHICAGO (CBS)– Chicago State University announced travel restrictions, as a precaution against coronavirus.
The CSU men’s basketball team will not travel to Seattle or Utah for upcoming games this week.READ MORE: Chicago Sky Win First WNBA Championship As They Top Phoenix Mercury
The women’s team will not host those schools for games that were supposed to be played in Chicago.
Chicago State is still evaluating its attendance at the 2020 WAC Basketball Tournament in Las Vegas, March 11-14, and will make a decision regarding participation later this week. Additionally, Chicago State will evaluate all upcoming athletics travel, the university said.READ MORE: Jubilant Fans, Booming Businesses Near Wintrust Arena As Chicago Sky Win WNBA Championship
All travel for study aboard has been cancelled until further notice.
“Chicago State Athletics views our decision as a reaffirmation of our commitment to the well-being, health and safety of our student athletes,” said athletic director Elliott Charles.MORE NEWS: Jewelry Merchants Robbed Outside Hotel In Naperville