TCU’s Dixon tests positive for COVID-19, two games postponed

first_imgTwitter Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Linkedin TCU rowing program strengthens after facing COVID-19 setbacks Facebook Despite series loss, TCU proved they belong against No. 8 Texas Tech printTCU basketball head coach Jamie Dixon announced via Twitter that he tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday evening. The tweet came just hours after TCU basketball announced that its Jan. 20 matchup with No. 12 Texas Tech University and Jan. 23 matchup with No. 5 the University of Texas at Austin were both postponed “in accordance with Big 12 Conference men’s basketball interruption guidelines.”Both events were scheduled as home games for the Horned Frogs.Dixon is the first head coach within TCU Athletics to be publicly confirmed to have the virus. This is not the team’s first run-in with COVID-19. Dixon told the media earlier this season that the team “practiced less than anyone in the country” due to contact tracing protocols.The Big 12 Conference will work to reschedule the games that were postponed, and it remains to be seen whether TCU will be available for its road matchup with No. 9 Kansas on Jan. 26. Colin Post Taylor’s monster slam highlights big weekend for TCU Athletics Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ + posts center_img Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award First TCU spring game since 2018 gets fans primed for a highly-anticipated fall Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Colin Post is a Sports Broadcasting and Journalism double-major from Houston, Texas. Along with sports writing, Colin hopes to work in sports announcing after he graduates. Dixon returned to his alma matter in 2016. (Cristian ArguetaSoto/Staff Photographer) Twitter Linkedin ReddIt Previous articleStrong first half not enough for TCU against No. 2 BaylorNext articleEpisode 242 – Hennething is possible (NFL Divisional Round Recap, Championship Round Preview) Colin Post RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook ReddIt TCU baseball finds their biggest fan just by saying hellolast_img

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