Cal Athletics says football game will be played despite poor air conditions

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On Friday afternoon, Cal Athletics stated that Cal football’s home matchup with Washington State at 7:30 p.m. will continue as scheduled, as of 3:30 p.m.

The NCAA recommends that competitions be canceled when the Air Quality Index reaches 200, and the AQI in Berkeley has hovered above 150 for most of the day.

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