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Drake men's basketball games against Loyola, Missouri State postponed

The Missouri Valley Conference postponed the games due to positive COVID-19 test results among Drake's Tier I personnel, which includes athletes, coaches and others.
Credit: Associated Press

DES MOINES, Iowa — Friday night, the Missouri Valley Conference postponed the Drake men's basketball games against Loyola and Missouri State due to cases of COVID-19 among the Bulldogs' Tier I personnel

Tier I personnel includes student-athletes, coaches, managers and staff. 

The Loyola series was originally scheduled for Jan. 10-11 at the Knapp Center. The Bulldogs were set to play Missouri State on Jan. 17-18 in Springfield, Mo. 

The Conference will announce make-up dates for the games at a later date. Tickets for the Loyola series will be honored for the rescheduled dates.