COVID-19 Breaking News Graphic

Graphic by Kyle Howe

NC State identified a COVID-19 cluster within its athletics department on Jan. 13, 2021, according to the Protect the Pack website. This is the first cluster announced in 2021.

A cluster is defined as five or more cases in close proximity, according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

According to the release, all individuals who have tested positive are isolated and any close contacts have been quarantined.