WAYNE – After the Wayne State College men had to deal with a cancellation due to COVID-19 protocols in December, the Wayne State College women’s basketball team will now only be playing one home game this weekend.
According to a release from Wayne State Athletics, Saturday’s MSU Moorhead at Wayne State NSIC women’s basketball game scheduled for 5:30 p.m. has been canceled due to COVID-19 protocols with the Dragon women’s basketball program.
The game will be classified as a no-contest per NCAA and NSIC policies and not be rescheduled.
Wayne State College is 7-5 overall and 4-4 in league play while MSU Moorhead is 5-7 (4-4 NSIC). The Northern State women are 6-7 (3-5 NSIC) and are still scheduled to be in Wayne Friday evening at 7:30 p.m.
Friday’s men’s game with Northern State at 5:30 p.m. and Saturday’s men’s game time with MSU Moorhead will remain at 3:30 p.m. in Rice Auditorium.
The Wildcat men are 7-6 (4-3 NSIC) while Northern State is 10-6 and MSU Moorhead is 9-8 as both teams are 4-4 in conference play.
For Cat Club members attending Saturday’s contest, the Cat Club hospitality event will now move to a pre-game function from 3-3:30 p.m. on the stage in Rice Auditorium instead of the normal between game event with just one game now scheduled for Saturday.
Join Voice of the Wildcats, Aaron Scheffler this weekend on The City ‘KCTY’ 98.9/1590 and waynedailynews.com. Pregame show coverage of Friday’s doubleheader is set for 5 p.m. while Saturday’s lone game will begin at 3 p.m. on air.