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OU women's basketball player only positive among latest round of Sooners' COVID testing

NORMAN — One women's basketball player was the only positive among the latest round of COVID-19 testing in the OU athletic department, it was announced Monday.

That player, who wasn't identified, is quarantining while another player who had contact with that player is in isolation as well.

One football, 14 men's basketball and 11 women's basketball players were tested late last week as basketball prepares to begin individual workouts this week.

Also 46 football staffers, 13 from men's basketball and 15 from women's basketball were tested with no positive tests among the staffers.


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University of Oklahoma women's basketball coach Sherri Coale speaks to the media during media day at the Lloyd Noble Center on Monday, Oct. 28, 2019 in Norman, Okla. [Chris Landsberger/The Oklahoman]

University of Oklahoma women's basketball coach Sherri Coale speaks to the media during media day at the Lloyd Noble Center on Monday, Oct. 28, 2019 in Norman, Okla. [Chris Landsberger/The Oklahoman]

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Ryan Aber

Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The... Read more ›

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