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Cleveland State basketball coach tests positive for coronavirus, two weeks after playing Wright State

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On Saturday, the head coach for Cleveland State University tested positive for the coronavirus. In an article by wkyc.com, coach Chris Kielsmeier, was recovering.

It’s been nearly two weeks since Wright State women’s basketball played against Cleveland State.

The Raiders lost 52-63, and the end of the game the coaches shook hands.

Wright State has not responded for comment at this time.

The Cleveland State University teams also took to the Horizon League tournament on March 9 and 10.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness spread between people in close contact with each other or through respiratory droplets from coughing or sneezing. To protect yourself and those around you, cover coughs and sneezes and avoid contact with the eyes, nose and mouth. Symptoms include fever, cough and shortness of breath, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC.)