After Louisville canceled last Friday’s game with UNC-Greensboro due to a positive COVID-19 test within the program, speculation quickly followed as to what would happen regarding the ACC-Big Ten Challenge matchup against Wisconsin.
No news emerged over the weekend; however, a decision is now in. The Louisville-Wisconsin game, which was scheduled for Wednesday night, has been postponed. According to David Teel, a makeup date for the even has yet to be announced.
Louisville-Wisconsin ACC-Big Ten Challenge game Wednesday is postponed due to Cardinals' ongoing virus issues. No makeup date announced.
— David Teel (@ByDavidTeel) December 7, 2020
Despite missing several key pieces, including veteran center Malik Williams, Louisville surged out to a 4-0 start this season. While the backcourt of Carlik Jones and David Johnson paced the team, Chris Mack received excellent play from a trio of rookies: Jae’Lyn Withers, JJ Traynor and Dre Davis.