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7 Division I Teams End Non-Conference Play With Unblemished Records

The non-conference slate for all conferences around the country in Division I have come to a close. Just seven teams escaped the grueling preseason portion of the season without losing a match

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Florida Nabs #1 Spot in AVCA Poll, Michigan State Jumps in at #15

There’s a new No. 1 in the AVCA poll after Minnesota dropped its first match of the season on Sunday. Florida (9-0) took over the top spot, moving up from No. 3 in last week’s poll. 

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(VIDEO) Bechard: “That’s Going to Be Life in the Big 12 This Year”

#9 Kansas won their Big 12 opener at Kansas State as head coach Ray Bechard and players Ainise Havili and Madison Rigdon caught up with VolleyMob after the match.

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Top 25 Wrapup: Michigan State Knocks Off Two Top 5 Foes Among 7 Upsets

It was a big week in the Top 25 as conference play shook up the rankings and brought some major upsets with possible postseason implications.

Michigan State Causes Havoc with Two Top-5 Wins; VolleyMob Top 25 (Week 6)

Michigan State caused chaos in the Week 6 VolleyMob Top 25 by taking down two top-five teams on the road in Big Ten play.

Kansas to Receive Upgraded Volleyball Facility with 3,000 Seat Capacity

After recent success, Kansas will be upgrading their volleyball facility headlined with a 3,000 seat capacity arena.

#9 Kansas Survives Kansas State in Five Sets Behind Strong Offense

#9 Kansas escaped Kansas State with a five-set road win behind an efficient offense led by Madison Rigdon.

No. 19 Iowa State Overcomes First Set Loss to Down Oklahoma

Junior outside hitter Alyssa Enneking notched a 21-kill, 18-dig double double and helped the Sooners to a 31-29 Set 1 win, but it was not enough to hold off the No. 19 Cyclones in a four-set loss Saturday.

#6 Texas Squeaks Past West Virginia in Five-Set Comeback

No. 6 Texas had to come back and win the final two stanzas to escape West Virginia with a Big 12 victory, surviving in five sets.

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#6 Texas Looks to Overcome Upstart West Virginia on the Road; Sep. 23 Preview

#6 Texas has a tricky road match with West Virginia in the Longhorns’ first 2017 Big 12 match; September 23 Preview

Kansas Begins Big 12 Play With Dillions Sunflower Showdown

Kansas volleyball begins Big 12 Conference play with the season’s first instalment of the Dillons Sunflower Showdown in Manhattan on Sunday at noon.

Friday’s Slate Features At Least 27 Matches on TV or Streaming

Ball State (8-5) and Eastern Michigan ( 8-8) kick off Friday’s video slate, while five matches involving ranked teams follow throughout the night.

Audrey Alford Becomes 9th Oklahoma Sooner to 2,000 Assist Plateau

Oklahoma lost in a heart-breaking 5th set on Wednesday to Kansas State in both teams’ Big 12 season opener, but…

Kansas State Scores 9 of Last 11 Points to Topple Oklahoma in 5

Freshman middle Peyton Williams recorded three kills in the final five points of the match to help Kansas State outlast Oklahoma in a five-set thriller.

Staiger Downs 20 Kills as Baylor Wins Sixth Straight

The Bears hit at .363 clip and managed 15 more kills than the Red Raiders in the conference opening win, which featured 20 Katie Staiger putaways.

Texas’ Chiaka Ogbogu Is Back With A Purpose & For A National Title

After having to sit out during the 2016 season due to academic issues, Texas’ Chiaka Ogbogu refused to let that pull her down.

#15 UCLA Hosts #18 USC in Battle for Los Angeles; September 20 Preview

Bruins outside hitter Reily Buechler and #15 UCLA host #18 USC in the Battle for Los Angeles on a day filled with conference matches.

Texas Uses Steady Offense To Take Down UTSA In Three

The Texas Longhorns swept through UTSA in three but the win did not come without a challenge, as the Roadrunners gave the #6 ranked team a run for their money. 

VolleyMob Player of the Week: Colorado’s Alexa Smith

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.