ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Two football games scheduled for Saturday, including the Navy’s game against the University of South Florida, will be postponed due to COVID-19, the American Athletic Conference announced.

The Navy at the University of South Florida and Houston at SMU football games are both postponed.

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Navy is not the cause of the postponement this time around, with USF dealing with positive COVID-19 cases and the contact tracing of student athletes that follows.


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The American Athletic Conference said they will consider several options for the games’ futures.

Earlier this month, Navy’s games against Tulsa and Memphis were postponed due to a number of positive COVID-19 cases at the academy.

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CBS Baltimore Staff