NCAA Volleyball Tournament Preview: Day 2

  0 Kaitlynn Bianconi | December 02nd, 2016 | ACC, Big 12, Big Ten, College - Women's Indoor, News, Pac 12, SEC, WCC

2016 NCAA Volleyball Tournament

  • Rounds 1 & 2: Dec. 1-3
  • Regional Rounds 3 & 4: Dec. 9-10
  • Semifinals: Dec. 15
  • Final: Dec. 17
  • Full Bracket

Day 2 Matchups

4:30 PM- Cincinnati v Florida State (host: Florida)

4:30 PM- James Madison v Coastal Carolina (host: North Carolina)

5:00 PM- Pittsburgh v Dayton (host: Penn State)

5:00 PM- Cleveland State v Arizona (host: Michigan State)

5:00 PM- Texas A&M v SMU (host: Texas)

5:30 PM- Hawaii v USC (host: Minnesota)

5:30 PM- Wichita State v TCU (host: Nebraska)

6:00 PM- Ohio State v Missouri State (host: Kansas State)

6:30 PM- North Carolina v High Point (host: North Carolina)

7:00 PM- UNLV v Utah (host: BYU)

7:00 PM- Florida v Alabama State (host: Florida)

7:30 PM- Western Kentucky v Boise State (host: Stanford)

7:30 PM- UTRGV v Texas (host: Texas)

7:30 PM- LIU Brooklyn v Penn State (host: Penn State)

7:30 PM- Michigan State v Fairfield (host: Michigan State)

8:00 PM- Kentucky v Colorado State (host: Washington)

8:00 PM- Nebraska v New Hampshire (host: Nebraska)

8:00 PM- North Dakota v Minnesota (host: Minnesota)

8:30 PM- Lipscomb v Kansas State (host: Kansas State)

8:30 PM- San Diego v Baylor (host: UCLA)

9:00 PM- BYU v Princeton (host: BYU)

10:00 PM- Denver v Stanford (host: Stanford)

10:30 PM- Texas A&M-C.C. v Washington (host: Washington)

11:00 PM- Murray State v UCLA (host: UCLA)

Storylines to Follow

Minnesota is fresh off a weekend of wins against the top teams in the country, taking 5-set victories from Nebraska and Wisconsin. Entering the tournament in the No. 2 seed, Minnesota is the team to watch after flexing its muscles against Big Ten powerhouses.

Battle of North Carolina. The North Carolina Tar Heels will face off against the High Point Panthers. The North Carolina teams will face off (appropriately) in North Carolina to see who can claim victory in the state.

The Conference Champs. Western Kentucky, Conference USA champ, and Boise State, Mountain West champ, will face off in the first round on Day 2. WKU is entering the match with a pristine 14-0 record at No. 20 in the country. Boise State is 16-2 for the season.



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