A crucial tie-breaker win early in the season against Penn State gives Melissa Foecke and the Nebraska Cornhuskers the inside track to the Big Ten title.
Illinois’ Brandi Donnelly completed a full warmup with the team prior to the start of the Nebraska match, her first reappearance on the court following her October 6 knee injury.
Following a three-match road swing, the Illinois volleyball team returns to Huff Hall this weekend to open a three-match homestand, first hosting top-ranked Penn State on Saturday (October 28) night at 7 p.m. CT.
The Illinois volleyball team will wrap up a three-match road trip with a midweek match-up against No. 5 Minnesota on Wednesday (October 5) in Maturi Pavilion in Minneapolis.
After a four-match homestand in the friendly confines of Huff Hall, the Illinois volleyball team next heads on the road for a three-match swing, starting with a trip to Iowa City, Iowa, to take on Iowa on Friday (October 20), before heading to Lincoln, Neb., to face No. 7 Nebraska on Saturday (October 21) night. Both matches are set for 7 p.m. CT.
MATCH STATS Illinois (RV) def. Maryland 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-22) Illinois moves to 15-4, 6-2 B1G; Maryland falls to 14-6,…
MATCH STATS Illinois (RV) def. Ohio State 3-0 (25-23, 25-19, 25-20) Illinois moves to 14-4, 5-2 B1G; Ohio State falls…
The University of Illinois has still not said how long their lone senior, and starting libero, Brandi Donnelly will be out…
Illinois senior libero/defensive specialist Brandi Donnelly injured her knee in Friday’s loss to Indiana.
#19 Purdue sweeps (RV) Illinois in Champaign to move to 4-1 in the Big Ten.