The Miami football team will not be taking the field this week.
On Wednesday morning, the program announced this weekend’s game against Arkansas State has been canceled due to concerns over Hurricane Irma, which appears poised to make landfall in the United States on Sunday morning.
While the game was going to be held in Arkansas, Miami decided to cancel the game due to concerns regarding their travel back to South Beach.
The game will not be rescheduled.
BREAKING: Saturday’s Miami at Arkansas State game is cancelled over Irma concerns. Rescheduling in 2017 is not possible.
— Tim Reynolds (@ByTimReynolds) September 6, 2017
Miami has also canceled classes for the remainder of the week.
Because of the impending threat of Hurricane Irma, don’t be surprised to see a number of other college football games postponed or canceled in the coming days.
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