UTC Basketball Postpones Two Games Due To Positive Covid-19 Results

Monday, January 25, 2021
Due to a positive COVID-19 test in the team's Tier 1 personnel, the Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball team is postponing games this week. This consists of student-athletes, coaches and essential support staff and affects upcoming games at ETSU (Wed.) and at Furman (Sat.).

UTC is following CDC guidance as well as NCAA & SoCon protocols for contact tracing and a plan for getting safely back on the court. A confirmation test on the individual along with further testing on all within Tier 1 bubble is ongoing.

It is the first adjustment to the schedule since the start of the season.
The opener was changed from Bellarmine to Lander and game two with Northern Kentucky was postponed a couple of weeks due to issues with the Kentucky schools’ programs.

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The man returns. After a year away, Chattanooga FC is pleased to announce the resigning of Brazilian forward Felipe Oliveira for the 2021 season. Oliveria featured prominently for Chattanooga ... (click for more)

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Chattanooga FC Resigns Oliveira For 2021 Season

The man returns. After a year away, Chattanooga FC is pleased to announce the resigning of Brazilian forward Felipe Oliveira for the 2021 season. Oliveria featured prominently for Chattanooga FC from 2017 through 2019. This will be his first season as a professional. “I’m so excited to be back!” said Felipe. “I’m extremely happy to be back where I belong! I hope to help the ... (click for more)

Mocs Volleyball Drops 3-1 Loss To Mercer

The Chattanooga Mocs volleyball team saw a late rally fall short during a 3-1 (25-20, 25-19, 22-25, 25-19) loss to Mercer in the final match of the season series on Monday afternoon inside Maclellan Gymnasium. Chattanooga drops to 5-7 overall and 3-7 in Southern Conference play following the loss. Mercer extends its winning streak to seven matches, all SoCon victories, to improve ... (click for more)

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