The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will now play its Southern Conference basketball game at Western Carolina tomorrow night.
With four players out due to influenza, one who is injured and another suspended, the SoCon, WCU and UTC agreed on Wednesday to play the game on Monday.
The parties made the switch to tomorrow early this afternoon.
UTC will play at Western Carolina on Friday at 7 p.m., then play at Appalachian State on Saturday at 7 p.m., in a game that was scheduled for 2 p.m.
WCU will also play games back to back days against UTC then Samford.
See Friday’s Times Free Press for more coverage.
David Uchiyama is a sports writer at the Chattanooga Times Free Press who began his tenure here in May 2001. His primary beats are UTC athletics — specifically men’s basketball and athletic department administration — and golf, which includes coverage from the PGA Tour to youth events. He also covers other high school sports, outdoor adventures, and contributes to other sections of the newspaper when necessary. David grew up in Salinas, Calif., and began working ...