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The Butler men's basketball team has paused all activities following an initial positive coronavirus test result among its Tier 1 personnel, which includes student-athletes, coaches, and certain support staff.


The individual is not displaying symptoms and a confirmation test will be conducted. Those in close contact with the individual have been instructed to quarantine.


The positive test result was collected Wednesday night after the Bulldogs' season-opening win over Western Michigan.


Due to the positive test, Sunday's game against Eastern Illinois has been postponed. A makeup date has not yet been announced.