The UCLA basketball game against Washington Sunday in Seattle was called off due to COVID-19 issues in the Huskies’ schedule, the Times has learned.

It was not immediately clear whether Washington should forfeit, for example. Pac-12 Conference Policy, or if the match had to be rescheduled.

Pac-12 officials had announced ahead of the season that they would require teams unable to play due to virus issues to withdraw, but said in a statement Wednesday night that they would work with Washington to reschedule a game against Los Angeles. ‘Arizona which was postponed this week.

According to a person familiar with the situation, the Huskies were facing seven positive tests on their roster and coaching staff. A spokesperson for the Washington Sports Department said he could not discuss the number of team members and coaching staff under COVID-19 protocols, but added that players and staff were 100% vaccinated, which means any positive test would involve revolutionary cases.

Washington played in Nevada on November 24, six days before COVID-19 issues began to affect the Wolf Pack. Nevada coach Steve Alford announced he tested positive for the virus on November 30 and assistant Craig Neal did not attend a game against Pepperdine this week due to COVID-19 protocols.

Nevada’s game against North Texas scheduled for Saturday will not be played due to other COVID-19 issues in the Wolf Pack schedule.

UCLA is familiar with the disruption related to COVID-19. Last season, a game against Long Beach State was twice struck off the Bruins’ schedule due to virus issues involving Long Beach. UCLA also had to play a makeup game in Oregon in March after a referee tested positive and his colleagues were put in touch with research shortly before the teams were due to play at the UCLA. ‘Oregon in late December. A few earlier attempts to catch up with the game were called off when the Ducks were forced to suspend their basketball activities due to the virus.

The Bruins (7-1) ranked fifth in the final next week, they won’t play again until they face Marquette on December 11 in Milwaukee.