After their game against Towson was called off due to a Tigers staffer testing positive, George Mason bowed out of their Friday tilt in College Park after a “positive COVID-19 test within the program.”
The Patriots’ athletic department declined to specify what position the person – or people – occupy in the program.
The Terrapins next game is slated for Saturday against James Madison in Harrisonburg.
The game against the Dukes was added to replace the Towson game.
Despite their proximity, Maryland and James Madison have played just once.
In 1987, the Terrapins thwarted the Dukes 90-76 after Derrick Lewis recorded the first triple-double in program history – scoring 29 points, hauling in 23 rebounds, and recording 12 blocks.
Maryland is off to a 3-0 start on the season.