By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The University of Pittsburgh announced capacity restrictions for its upcoming basketball games it will be hosting.

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The announcement comes following the state’s COVID restrictions that were announced on Monday limiting capacities for public gatherings.

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The University says that a total capacity of 500 attendees will be permitted for home games being played at the Petersen Events Center.

This capacity will include players, coaches, working staff, player/coach families, and special guests of the University.

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Pitt says it will not be offering single game tickets for sale to the public at this time.