The #10 VolleyMob ranked Nebraska Huskers swept through the Minnesota Gophers to start off Big Ten Conference play with an undefeated 3-0 record.
Coming off top-25 Big Ten Conference victories, we break down the match between (RV) Michigan State and #3 Minnesota.
#3 Minnesota dominated Idaho State for a three-set sweep and an 11-0 start to the 2017 season.
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.
A shift at the top headlines the teams ranked 1-5 in VolleyMob’s final preseason top 25.
China secured the top spot in Pool F, knocking off previously undefeated Japan in four sets.
After two straight Final Four appearances, Minnesota will look to push ahead for the program’s first National Championship in 2017.
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