No. 6 Minnesota dominated the net, putting up 14 blocks and hitting at a .354 clip,as the team rallied midway through each set of the sweep.
Minnesota narrowly edged out Wisconsin in a back and forth five setter in Madison.
The #10 VolleyMob ranked Nebraska Huskers swept through the Minnesota Gophers to start off Big Ten Conference play with an undefeated 3-0 record.
Senior middle blocker Molly Lohman put up career-high 14 blocks and sophomore outside hitter Alexis Hart downed a match and career-high 20 kills to lead the No. 3 Golden Gophers past No. 24 Michigan in both teams’ Big Ten opener.
#3 Minnesota dominated Idaho State for a three-set sweep and an 11-0 start to the 2017 season.
#3 VolleyMob ranked Minnesota takes down Oregon State after going down 0-1 to begin the match in a comeback win.
Freshman opposite Stephanie Samedy downed 22 kills, while hitting at a team-best .308 clip and just missing a double double with nine digs, lifting No. 3 Minnesota to a four-set win over No. 4 Texas on Friday.
No. 3 Minnesota used an efficient hitting effort and 12 blocks to register a sweep of Denver, handing the Pioneers their first loss of the season.
The Gophers dominated the offensive phase of the match, posting 58 kills to UT’s 39. Minnesota also won the block (7-5) and the serve (3-0) and outdid the Vols 51-33 in digs.
#4 Minnesota had no troubles with their opening match of the season, showing their top-five worth with a dominant 3-0 victory over #11 North Carolina at the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.