Saturday featured 12 matches with the winners earning a ticket to the Sweet 16 next weekend. Eight of the matches ended in sweeps, although two of those provided upsets as No. 9 Creighton and No. 11 USC fell to Washington and San Diego respectively.
The No. 8 seed Penn State women’s volleyball team advanced to the third round of the 2018 NCAA Volleyball Tournament with a 3-0 (25-13, 25-20, 25-16) sweep of the Orange of Syracuse on Saturday evening in Rec Hall.
Seven Big Ten volleyball teams were selected to the 2018 NCAA Volleyball Tournament. League teams account for five of the top eight seeded teams.
Conference play continues this week with all 14 schools in action, including Nebraska at Iowa live on BTN on Wednesday.
Michigan head coach Mark Rosen joined elite company as one of just 18 active Division I coaches with 600 wins to his/her credit on Friday morning.
All 14 Big Ten volleyball teams are in action this weekend, with Maryland, Michigan, Nebraska, Purdue and Rutgers playing at home. Conference teams will participate in six AVCA top-20 matchups.
Legendary head Penn State volleyball coach Russ Rose was honored by many in Happy Valley and beyond. Enjoy this social media compilation from the weekend’s festivities.
In a weekend selected to celebrate 40 seasons with head coach Russ Rose at the helm of Penn State volleyball, the Nittany Lions did their best to honor his legacy of winning, posting a pair of sweeps en route to the Penn State Invitational title.
Penn State women’s volleyball is celebrating head coach Russ Rose’s 40th season at the helm on social media and on the court in Rec Hall on Friday.
The No. 9 Nittany Lion women’s volleyball team is set to host the 2018 Penn State Invitational with Temple, Texas A&M and Indiana in attendance. PSU and Indiana will not play one another.