Ohio State associate AD joins NCAA Tournament selection committee

An Ohio State associate athletics director will help decide the NCAA Tournament field for the next four years.

The NCAA recently announced that Janine Oman was selected as the Midwest representative on the three-person NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball selection committee.

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Q&A with UC San Diego coach Ring on improvements to his program

Coach Kevin Ring is well aware of the challenges of playing in the MPSF but for the UC San Diego there is a reason to be optimistic about the upcoming season.

Ring said in a recent interview with Off the Block that UC San Diego will be a young team next season but is capable of being in the contention for conference tournament berth.
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UC Irvine to make Outrigger Invitational debut in 2015

There will be a new team at one of the most prestigious non-conference tournaments in college men’s volleyball next season.

UC Irvine will make its first appearance in program history at the upcoming Outrigger Invitational, which had its four-team tournament field unveiled earlier this week.

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Ohio State, Cal Baptist to meet in opening week of 2015 season

For the first time in its program history, Ohio State will be on the road for a non-conference match against Cal Baptist.

Ohio State as part of unveiling its 2015 regular season schedule earlier this week announced that the two teams have agreed to play each other during the open week of the upcoming season.

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UC San Diego, Concordia to play home-and-home series in 2015

When coach Kevin Ring put together his team’s non-conference schedule he made sure to include an emerging rival.

Ring said in a recent interview with Off the Block that UC San Diego will play a home-and-home series against Concordia-Irvine during the upcoming season.
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State of the Game: Q&A with Springfield coach Sullivan

With the school year starting and the second half of the college men’s volleyball off-season here, Off the Block in a new series is examining the successes and challenges currently facing the sport.

Off the Block during the summer conducted a series of interviews with various leaders in the volleyball community to discuss the current state of college men’s volleyball.

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State of the Game: Q&A with AVCA executive director DeBoer

With the school year starting and the second half of the college men’s volleyball off-season here, Off the Block in a new series is examining the successes and challenges currently facing the sport.

Off the Block during the summer conducted a series of interviews with various leaders in the volleyball community to discuss the current state of college men’s volleyball.

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St. Francis, Lees-McRae to continue non-conference series in 2015

One of the most competitive non-conference series between the EIVA and Conference Carolinas will be renewed in the upcoming season.

Lees-McRae as part of recently unveiling its 2015 schedule announced that it would play a non-conference road match against St. Francis in February.

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