However, they shared more details later in the interview, sharing how the team had to make adjustments due to the virus.
“I think most of the uh … not all of our players but most of our players have caught it, so I guess hopefully they don’t catch it again and hopefully they’re not out for the games , “Orgeron said.
A reporter asked for clarification, but Orgeron did not provide any specific numbers.
He said, “I’m not going to say them, but some players have caught it.”
“I don’t know the percentage. Hopefully once you catch it, you don’t get it again. I’m not a doctor. I think they have a 90-day window, so most players have Have caught it. We feel they will be eligible for the games. ”
LSU Athletics has not responded to CNN Sports’ request for clarification on Organon’s comments, particularly the number behind the word “most”.
LSU opens its season against Mississippi State on Saturday with the rest of the conference.