Colorado State and Stanford both advanced to Round 2 of the NCAA Tournament in the Palo Alto pod.
This is the Stanford regional overview for all 16 teams in the Stanford region.
Michigan earned its second-straight top 25 win by defeating #18 Purdue on senior night.
This is the first loss from a team ranked outside of the top 10 for Michigan State all season.
(RV) Illinois got all it could handle from Michigan in a five-set battle won by the Fighting Illini at Huff Hall Saturday night.
Nebraska and Penn State are currently tied as Big Ten leaders.
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.
Iowa overcame losing the first set to defeating (RV) Michigan 3-1 behind a balanced and efficient offense.
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.
Colorado outside hitter Alexa Smith is this week’s VolleyMob National Player of the Week after an outstanding all-around effort in wins over Xavier and No. 18 Colorado State.