This Week in Top 25 Action: Aug. 29-Sept. 3

  0 Wendy Mayer | August 29th, 2017 | ACC, Big 12, Big Ten, College - Women's Indoor, Division I Mid-Major, News, Pac 12, SEC, WCC

Week 2 of the season began on Monday as vote getter Washington State topped Howard in four sets. No. 24 Western Kentucky keeps things rolling with a Tuesday evening matchup with Tennessee State. Beginning Thursday, there are 82 matches involving teams in the VolleyMob Top 25 or on the cusp among the vote getters.

The marquis matchup on Friday night pits newly minted No. 1 Stanford against No. 5 Penn State in a neutral site contest in College Station, Texas. Other Top 25 head to head matches include: #14 Kentucky at #6 Creighton (8 p.m. Friday); #17 USC at #6 Creighton (1:30 p.m. Saturday); #17 USC vs. #14 Kentucky (7 p.m. Saturday); #4 Texas at #23 San Diego (10:30 p.m. Saturday,; and #3 Florida vs. #15 North Carolina (8:30 p.m. Sunday, FloVolleyball).

Ten other matches feature a ranked team vs. a vote getter or two vote getters. Thirty-three matches will be available via live stream. Links are included on the schedule below.

Date Matchup Neutral Site Time (ET) TV
Aug. 29 Tennessee State at #24 Western Kentucky 7 p.m. C-USA  TV
Aug. 31 Incarnate Word at Washington State (RV) 4:45 p.m. Pac 12 Live Stream
#9 Kansas at Utah Valley 9 p.m. FloVolleyball
#13 BYU at Boise State 9:30 p.m. FloVolleyball
Texas-Grand Valley at #10 Oregon 10 p.m. Pac 12 Live Stream
#19 Utah vs. South Dakota Honolulu, Hawaii 10:45 p.m.
#25 Baylor at Washington State (RV) 11 p.m. Pac 12 Live Stream
Sept. 1 Syracuse vs. #8 Wisconsin Manhattan, Kan. 11 a.m.
TCU (RV) vs. Colorado State Tallahassee, Fla. 11 a.m.
San Diego State at #21 Michigan State 11:30 a.m. BTN Plus
UMBC at #12 Nebraska 1 p.m. BTN Plus
UNC Asheville at #16 Florida State 1 p.m.
#4 Texas vs. Villanova San Diego, Calif. 2 p.m.
Quinnipiac at Washington State (RV) 3 p.m. Pac 12 Live Stream
#9 Kansas vs. Long Beach State Orem, Utah 4 p.m. FloVolleyball
Illinois (RV) vs. Kent State Louisville, Ky. 4 p.m.
Georgia Tech at #23 San Diego 4:30 p.m.
Marquette (RV) vs. Miami (Ohio) Indianapolis, Ind. 4:30 p.m.
Northern Iowa (RV) vs. #17 USC Omaha, Neb. 5:30 p.m.
Missouri State (RV) at #20 Ohio State 6 p.m. Buckeye Vision
#22 Purdue vs. Jacksonville Laramie, Wyo. 6 p.m.
Arkansas vs. #8 Wisconsin Manhattan, Kan. 6:30 p.m.
#23 Western Kentucky at Louisville 6:30 p.m.
Marshall at #21 Michigan State 7 p.m. BTN Plus
Iowa State (RV) at Dayton 7 p.m.
Wichita State (RV) at IUPUI 7 p.m.
#1 Stanford vs. #5 Penn State College Station, Texas 7:30 p.m.
#13 BYU vs. Missouri Boise, Idaho 7:30 p.m. FloVolleyball
Butler at #18 Michigan 7:30 p.m.
West Virginia at #2 Minnesota 8 p.m.
#14 Kentucky at #6 Creighton 8 p.m.
#25 Baylor vs. Quinnipiac Pullman, Wash. 8 p.m.
Oral Roberts at #12 Nebraska 8:30 p.m. BTN Plus
#11 UCLA at New Mexico State 9 p.m. NM State Stream
Cal Poly (RV) at Seattle U 9 p.m. Stream
Santa Clara at #7 Washington 10 p.m.
College of Charleston at Washington State (RV) 10:30 p.m. Pac-12 Live Stream
#19 Utah vs. Western Carolina Honolulu, Hawaii 10:45 p.m.
Loyola Marymount at #10 Oregon 11 p.m. Pac 12 Live Stream
Sept. 2 Lipscomb vs. Missouri State (RV) Columbus, Ohio 10 a.m. Facebook Live
Wichita State (RV) vs. Marquette (RV) Indianapolis, Ind. 10 a.m.
#24 Western Kentucky vs. Illinois (RV) Louisville, Ky. 10:30 a.m.
UTSA at #2 Minnesota 11 a.m.
#14 Kentucky vs. Northern Iowa (RV) Omaha, Neb. 11 a.m.
#9 Kansas vs. Montana Orem, Utah 11:30 a.m. FloVolleyball
Santa Clara vs. Cal Poly (RV) Seattle Noon
#11 UCLA vs. UNLV Las Cruces, N.M. Noon
Oakland at #20 Ohio State Noon Buckeye Vision
#22 Purdue vs. Eastern Michigan Laramie, Wyo. Noon
New Hampshire at #18 Michigan 1 p.m.
Villanova at #23 San Diego 1 p.m.
#25 Baylor vs. College of Charleston Pullman, Wash. 1 p.m.
TCU (RV) vs. UNC Asheville Tallahassee, Fla. 1 p.m.
Cal Poly (RV) vs. Santa Clara Seattle 1 p.m.
#17 USC at #6 Creighton 1:30 p.m.
Iowa State (RV) vs. Pittsburgh Dayton, Ohio 1:30 p.m.
#13 BYU vs. Sacramento State Boise, Idaho 2 p.m. FloVolleyball
#8 Wisconsin at Kansas State 2:30 p.m.
#4 Texas vs. Georgia Tech San Diego, Calif. 3 p.m.
Seattle U at #7 Washington 3 p.m.
Northern Illinois at #10 Oregon 3 p.m. Pac 12 Live Stream
Saint Mary’s at #12 Nebraska 3 p.m. BTN Plus
Colorado State at #16 Florida State 3 p.m.
Wichita State (RV) vs. Miami (Ohio) Indianapolis, Ind. 5 p.m.
#24 Western Kentucky vs. Kent State Louisville, Ky. 5:30 p.m.
#15 North Carolina vs. Auburn Bayamon, Puerto Rico 6 p.m. FloVolleyball
Oakland vs. Missouri State (RV) Columbus, Ohio 6 p.m. Facebook Live
#5 Penn State at Texas A&M 6:30 p.m.
#17 USC vs. #14 Kentucky Omaha, Neb. 7 p.m.
Marquette (RV) at IUPUI 7 p.m.
UW Green Bay at #18 Michigan 7:30 p.m.
Texas A&M Corpus Christi at Michigan State 7:30 p.m. BTN Plus
Illinois (RV) at Louisville 7:30 p.m.
Tennesee at #2 Minnesota 8 p.m.
Lipscomb at #20 Ohio State 8 p.m. Buckeye Vision
#3 Florida vs. NC State San Juan, Puerto Rico 8:30 p.m. FloVolleyball
Northern Iowa (RV) at #6 Creighton 9 p.m.
#22 Purdue at Wyoming 9 p.m.
Cal Poly (RV) at #7 Washington 10 p.m.
#4 Texas at #23 San Diego 10:30 p.m.
Sept. 3 #1 Stanford at Texas A&M Noon
TCU (RV) at #16 Florida State 1 p.m.
#3 Florida vs. #15 North Carolina San Juan, Puerto Rico 8:30 p.m. FloVolleyball
#19 Utah at Hawai’i (RV) 10 p.m.

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Wendy Mayer

Wendy Mayer has worked in athletics media relations for the last 20 years. The Northwest Missouri State alumna is currently senior writer for after spending the last 15 years with Purdue athletics.

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