Briana Holman fought through an injury to hit .750 in #14 Nebraska’s shocking sweep at #2 Penn State.
Nebraska’s Briana Holman is coming back from an ankle injury suffered against Omaha last week but is starting for the Huskers tonight against Penn State on the road.
Another rivalry meeting between Charlotte and Marshall volleyball lived up to its annual hype with the 49ers scoring a 3-1 (25-22, 19-25, 25-23, 28-26) thrilling victory to open up Conference USA play on Friday night.
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.
Ali Frantti logged 21 kills, 16 digs and six blocks last time Penn State and Nebraska met and will look for an encore between #2 and #14.
Marrisa Wonder (above) has set the Towson Tigers to a nation-leading 14-0 record so far this season.
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After leaving the teams match early against the University of Nebraska Omaha, Nebraska’s Briana Holman has been determined as “day to day” for the Huskers.
#12 Purdue knocks off Northwestern in straight sets in the Big Ten Conference opener for both.
(RV) Illinois sweeps Indiana in the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams.
Maryland has begun the 2017 season on fire, now posting an 11-2 overall record behind a strong, athletic team. The team will now be without their freshman captain and leading blocker, Katie Myers who is out for the remainder of the season with a meniscus tear.
Junior setter Taylor Hughes had 31 assists for Ohio State as the Buckeyes defeated the Maryland Terrapins in straight sets.
The Scarlet Knights launch the 2017 Big Ten schedule at home in the College Ave. Gym against Iowa and No. 14 Nebraska on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 22-23 at 7 p.m. on each night.
The Illinois volleyball match at Rutgers that was originally scheduled for Saturday, September 30 has been changed to Sunday, October 1 at 11 a.m. CT.
Conference play opens this weekend with all 14 teams in action. Five matches will be carried on BTN or ESPN, with the remaining matches streaming on BTN Plus.
Bruins outside hitter Reily Buechler and #15 UCLA host #18 USC in the Battle for Los Angeles on a day filled with conference matches.
Maryland head coach Steve Aird has led a resurgence of Maryland volleyball since taking over as head coach in Jan. 2014.
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