The road goes through Creighton to win the Big East, but Marquette looks as good as any challenger the BlueJays have had.
The first day of the Big East Tournament has ended with Creighton and Marquette looking to square off in the finals that will take place on Saturday afternoon.
For the second time in as many matches, #13 Creighton needed five sets to down Butler, this time on Senior Day at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
This scouting report will focus on the match between #13 Creighton and Butler. This is a Big East match that can either clinch the Big East regular season crown for CU or solidify Butler’s RPI and hopefully get the Bulldogs into the NCAA tournament in December.
Butler earned a hard-fought road win and RPI booster by knocking off (RV) Marquette in five sets Saturday night.
This week, Creighton’s Jaali Winters has been named the Big East Offensive Player of the Week after helping the Bluejays to an unbeaten weekend.
#16 Creighton come back on Friday the 13th from being down 0-2 to a five-set victory over fellow Big East member Butler.
Week two of BIG EAST volleyball is in the books and with it three teams went undefeated in league action, Creighton (2-0), Marquette (2-0) and Villanova (2-0).
Offensive Player of the Week Allie Barber led the league in kills per set (4.80) and points per set (5.40) en route to a 2-1 week for Marquette which included straight set wins over Milwaukee and Southern Mississippi and a four-set loss to then-No. 5 Wisconsin.
The AVCA has announced their picks for the AVCA Division I All-America teams. The Division I AVCA Player of the…