Colorado (10-1) opens Pac-12 Conference play this week against a pair of top-20 opponents.
Bruins outside hitter Reily Buechler and #15 UCLA host #18 USC in the Battle for Los Angeles on a day filled with conference matches.
#8 Oregon swept rival Oregon State in the ‘Civil War’ behind an offense that hit .395.
Two-time defending league champion No. 7 WASHINGTON opens its title defense on the road at WASHINGTON STATE.
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.
The Utes closed out non-conference play going 9-2 overall. Utah’s only losses came to a pair of top-15 ranked squads, and both losses went five sets.
#1 Florida hosts #22 Florida State in a rematch of a Seminoles’ upset at the 2016 NCAA Tournament second round.
Arkansas’ Pilar Victoria continues to lead the nation in kills and points per set; Penn State is back on top in hitting percentage and Notre Dame’s Ryann DeJarld paces the country in digs per set.
No. 24 Michigan has the toughest slate on Week 1 of conference play, facing off with undefeated and Top 5 ranked foes in No. 3 Minnesota and No. 4 Wisconsin on the road.
The No. 21-ranked USC women’s volleyball team (8-3) opens league play on the road against crosstown rival No. 11 UCLA (7-2) on Wednesday, Sept. 20.