By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The University of Pittsburgh has five members of the Pitt Panthers football team who will not play against the Clemson Tigers due to COVID-19 protocols.

The University of Pittsburgh Department of Athletics issued a statement Saturday afternoon.

According to Pitt, none of the players traveled for today’s away game.

The Panthers will play against the Tigers starting at 3:30 p.m. Saturday.