Nine OU football players test positive for COVID-19

WATCH - Nine OU football players test positive for COVID-19
  • Nine OU football players tested positive for COVID-19 after they returned from a six-day break from preseason camp.
  • OU head football coach Lincoln Riley said Saturday “a couple of others, a relatively small number” have been isolated because of contact tracing.

Lincoln Riley said today nine OU football players tested positive for COVID-19 after they were given several days off...

Posted by FOX23 Nathan Thompson on Saturday, 15 August 2020
  • Since volunteer on-campus workouts started on July 1, OU only had one positive test before these latest results.
  • Riley said the players took the tests Friday night and got the results Saturday morning.
  • The Sooners returned to practice Saturday after a six-day break from preseason camp.
  • The Big 12, SEC, and ACC are the only three Power Five conferences still planning to play football in the fall.