Southland to Limit Attendance at Future Rounds of Basketball Tournaments Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

first_img— Southland Strong — The Katy Kids Dribble scheduled for Saturday morning at the Merrell Center will also be cancelled. “While this announcement creates considerable inconvenience for many fans, these measures are being taken with the health and well-being of the tournament’s participants in mind, including student-athletes and coaches,” Southland Commissioner Tom Burnett said. “This is of the utmost importance as we’re seeing similar issues across the country with other sporting events, including the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships in the coming weeks.  The Southland will continue monitor and to take necessary precautions through the weeks ahead as other competition and championship events are scheduled.” Beginning with Thursday’s women’s first round and men’s second round games, arena entry will be restricted to participating teams, game officials, tournament staff, spirit groups (at each institution’s discretion), credentialed media, other support personnel, and family members included on the team’s official pass list. There will be no entry allowed for ticket holders and no opportunity to purchase tickets at the Merrell Center.  In the near future, the Southland and its member institutions will provide a refund policy to fans who have purchased tickets.center_img All games of the Southland Tournament are being televised as scheduled, with all preliminary contests being shown live on ESPN+.  Saturday’s men’s championship game will be shown live on ESPN2 at 8:30 p.m. Central, while Sunday’s women’s title game will be shown live on CBS Sports Network at 1 p.m. Central. KATY, TX – The Southland Conference has announced it will limit attendance beginning Thursday morning at the 2020 Hercules Tires Southland Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments at the Leonard E. Merrell Center, due to precautions related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.last_img read more


first_imgROLFEThe death has taken place of Mary Rolfe, Nee Bustard, Cully, Donegal Town.  Removal tomorrow Thursday at 12 pm from Letterkenny General Hospital to her late residence. Funeral arrangement later. House strictly private please. Family flowers only please.CURREN The death has taken place at his residence of Dan Curren Carnamaddy, Dunafanaghy. His remains are reposing at his late residence. Funeral Mass in St Michaels Church, Creeslough on Thursday at 11am with burial afterwards in Doe cemetery. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if desired to Down Syndrome  Society c/o any family member. Family time please from 11pm till 10amDOHERTYThe death has taken place at her residence of Kathleen Doherty (Andy) Ballysalla, Glengad. Funeral from her late residence on Thursday at 1015am going to St Marys Church, Lagg for Requiem Mass at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.McDAID The death has taken place at Letterkenny General Hospital of John McDaid (Paddy-John) Bunn, Glengad. Removal from the Chapel of Rest today at 3pm going to his late residence. Funeral arrangements to be confirmed later.O’DONNELLThe death has taken place at Dungloe District Hospital of Phil O Donnell, Fair Hill, Dungloe. Remains are reposing at McGlynns Funeral Home, Chapel Rd, Dungloe. Viewing today & tomorrow at 3pm and rosary at 9pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11am in St Cronas Church, Dungloe with burial afterwards in Maghery cemetery.DONEGAL DEATH NOTICES FOR WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2011 was last modified: September 28th, 2011 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more