Illinois Gears Up for Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge in Seattle
The Illinois volleyball team will participate in the Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge for the fifth-straight season this weekend, traveling to Seattle, Wash., to face Colorado and host Washington on August 31-September 1.
VolleyMob’s 2018 Big Ten Volleyball Preview
Minnesota is one of three teams in the top tier for Big Ten favorites, as the league should be brutal once again.
VolleyMob’s 2018 Preseason Top 25 Power Rankings: Full List + HMs
The Cardinal sit atop the VolleyMob 2018 Preseason Top 25.
VolleyMob’s 2018 Preseason Top 25 (#11-15): Illinois on Fringe of Top 10
Illinois comes in at #11, right on the fringe of the top 10, to lead a group of Pac-12 schools in the #11-15 range.
Way-Too-Early 2018 VolleyMob Top 25 Power Rankings (Full List with HM)
Stanford will look to claim the National Championship for the second time in three seasons; Way-Too-Early 2018 VolleyMob Top 25 Power Rankings (Full List).
Way-Too-Early 2018 VM Top 25 (#11-15): Illinois Could Challenge Top Dogs in Big Ten
Illinois has six starters back and should be ready to compete with the best the Big Ten has to offer; Way-Too-Early VolleyMob Top 25 Power Rankings (#11-15).
Scouting the NCAA University Park Regional: Sweet 16 & Beyond
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.
(RV) Illinois Survives Five-Set Battle At Ohio State
(RV) Illinois knocked off Ohio State in a five-set thriller, ending the Buckeyes’ hopes of an NCAA Tournament birth.
(RV) Illinois Dispatches Iowa In Three Sets On Brandi Night
(RV) Illinois quickly took care of business Wednesday evening with a three-set sweep of visiting Iowa in Big Ten play.
Stanford’s Plummer & Fitzmorris Earn Pac-12 Weekly Honors
After a big week of NCAA volleyball, conferences have deemed their top players of the week.