LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- An upcoming UNLV basketball game was postponed due to COVID-19 issues, the Mountain West Conference announced Wednesday.
In a press release, the conference said COVID-19 issues within the UNLV basketball program led to the postponement of UNLV's game versus Air Force set for Saturday, Jan. 8. The game was going to take place in Colorado Springs.
Due to COVID-19-related concerns within the UNLV men’s basketball program, the game between the Runnin’ Rebels and Air Force, scheduled for Saturday, January 8, has been postponed. pic.twitter.com/r5ulhDhmzn— Mountain West (@MountainWest) January 5, 2022
The MWC said if the game cannot be rescheduled, it will be declared a no contest.
UNLV didn't immediately return a request for comment.