MATCH STATS Michigan State def. No. 9 Creighton 3-1 (25-23, 19-25, 25-20, 25-16) Michigan State moves to 23-8; Creighton ends…
In first round matches, there were 20 sweeps in the 32 matches, but also three five-setters, which included two history making or ending efforts.
Only 13 brackets accurately predicted that Missouri would beat Kansas in the first round of the tournament, which represents about 10% of brackets entered.
Brooke Kranda and Alyssa Garvelink turned in 12 kills apiece for Michigan State, while Marysa Wilkinson and Jaali Winters notched double-digit efforts for Creighton as both advanced to the NCAA Second Round in Omaha.
Wisconsin is the most popular first/second round pod bracket buster while Penn State is the people’s National Champion; Examining the VolleyMob Bracket Challenge.
All 4 favorites, including #2 seed Florida, won on the opening day of the NCAA tournament, leading to a predictable tie at the top of the bracket challenge standings.
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Luisa Schirmer, Ashton Mares and Jaali Winters joined the elite 1,000 kill, 1,000 dig club during Week 14 play.
This is the Stanford regional overview for all 16 teams in the Stanford region.
Home court could be huge in the University Park region, but we’ve got Michigan State tabbed to play spoiler in Omaha.