MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia head coach Neal Brown addressed the media Thursday morning to talk about the precautions his team is taking due to the spread of coronavirus.
Brown said the plan is for the team to practice Friday morning and then take spring break off and reevaluate afterward. Brown stressed that the situation and the team’s schedule are fluid. Brown said he believes the majority of the team will remain in Morgantown over the break, believing the area to be safe. He also said that any players from high-risk areas will absolutely be staying in town, including European defensive back Jairo Faverus.
Brown said the team will adhere to all recommendations made by the NCAA, the Big 12, WVU or medical professionals.