DEKALB, Ill. (WTVO/WQRF) — A one week pause in the NIU men’s basketball season won’t be enough to get the program clear of COVID-19. On Friday the season was paused for a second week.
Three more games have been postponed, the January 26 game at Bowling Green, the January 30 home game against Eastern Michigan and the February 2 game at Western Michigan.
On Tuesday NIU had postponed two games this week when the season was initially paused due to postivie COVID-19 tests and subsequent contact tracing.
NIU is currently 2-10, 1-6 in the MAC.