Michigan Wolverines halt in-person practices over coronavirus concerns

The University of Michigan football team will host its practices virtually on Monday, following concerns over COVID-19 on the team.

It's unclear when the suspension of in-person activities will continue.

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A spokesperson for the department told media the move was "out of caution" but provided no further context.

Michigan played Penn State on Saturday, losing to the 0-5 Nittany Lions 27-17.

The Wolverines were scheduled to play Maryland next weekend, who has struggled with their own COVID-19 outbreak.

Coach Jim Harbaugh is expected to address media around noon on Monday.