WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University head football coach Jeff Brohm tested positive for COVID-19 Sunday, Purdue Athletics announced.
“During Purdue’s daily CoVid-19 testing on Sunday, Oct. 18, head football coach Jeff Brohm returned a presumed positive result via an antigen test, we are awaiting confirmation via a PCR test,” Purdue said in a statement. “He informed his staff and the team this afternoon and is currently at home in isolation. Coach Brohm will address the media via a Zoom call Monday during his scheduled weekly press conference at 11 a.m. ET.”
Purdue is scheduled to begin their season Saturday against Iowa.
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