No. 7 seeded Minnesota dominated the net both offensively and defensively in a four-set win over Northern Iowa to advance to their eighth Sweet 16 in the last nine years.
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In a Friday-night tuneup for their big Saturday matchup against Penn State, Minnesota put up a dominant offensive performance.
This is the second of a two-part scouting report covering the Big Ten match between #6 Minnesota and (RV) Illinois. Illinois topped Minnesota in four long sets Saturday night.
(RV) Illinois upset #6 Minnesota in four sets Saturday night in Big Ten play.
(RV) Purdue picked up a much-needed win for NCAA Tournament seeding purposes in a four-set upset of #3 Minnesota Friday night in West Lafayette, Indiana.
The #3 Minnesota Gophers fought back from a first set loss to defeat #12 Wisconsin in four sets.
Minnesota picked up their 11th sweep of the 2017 season with a win over Iowa at home.
For the second straight week and eighth overall time in her career, Penn State’s Haleigh Washington has been named as the Big Ten Player of the Week.
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.