No. 1 Penn State used an efficient offense to move past unseeded Missouri in a sweep on Friday afternoon to earn its eighth NCAA Elite Eight appearance since 2006.
Penn State is the lone team of the four in the University Park regional to make it to the Elite Eight or further in the last five years. Illinois last advanced past the Sweet 16 in 2011, while Missouri and Michigan State last made the regional finals in 2005 and 1996 respectively.
MATCH STATS No. 1 Penn State def. Pittsburgh 3-1 (25-20, 23-25, 25-22, 25-19) Penn State moves to 31-1; Pittsburgh ends…
Sophomore right side Nika Markovic notched a 17-kill, 13-dig double-double and four blocks to lead a quartet of Pitt players with double-doubles in Pittsburgh’s first round win. Meanwhile, Penn State held Howard to .085 in a four-set win in Match 2 in University Park.
Seniors Haleigh Washington and Simone Lee led No. 1 Penn State to a four-set road win over No. 7 Minnesota to clinch the Nittany Lions a share of the Big Ten title.
Match Stats #1 Penn State Nittany Lions def. #18 Wisconsin Badgers 3-1 (18-25, 25-16, 25-20, 25-20) Penn State moves to…
#1 Penn State quickly swept Indiana in Rec Hall on Wednesday night.
The No. 1 Penn State women’s volleyball team will host Maryland in a 7 p.m. ET match on Saturday evening in Big Ten Action.
The No.1-ranked Penn State women’s volleyball team heads to Iowa for a 9 p.m. ET match on Wednesday evening at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The match will be on the Big Ten Network.
The No. 1 Penn State women’s volleyball team hosts Rutgers in a7 p.m. match on Saturday evening for Senior Night where the Nittany Lions will honor their eight student-athletes who are wrapping up their careers prior to the match on Saturday.