Princeton vs. Pepperdine to kick off 2019 college men’s volleyball season

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[Editor’s note: Off the Block in collaboration with the EIVA is presenting The Top 15 EIVA Non-Conference Matches. This list spotlights the best non-conference matches scheduled for EIVA teams in 2019 and will be the first time several of these matches have been publicly announced. Princeton versus Pepperdine is ranked No. 4 on the list.]

The 2019 college men’s season will open with a match-up between two of the most dynamic offensive players in the nation. Continue reading “Princeton vs. Pepperdine to kick off 2019 college men’s volleyball season”

FIVB World Championship matches to follow today

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A berth to the FIVB World Championship third round has been already clinched — now it’s a matter of perfection.

The United States as the only remaining undefeated team at the tournament will play Iran in its second-round finale. Check out all the FIVB World Championship pool-play matches to follow today and how to follow them live. Continue reading “FIVB World Championship matches to follow today”

NJIT schedules road match against Hawai’i for 2019 season

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[Editor’s note: Off the Block in collaboration with the EIVA is presenting The Top 15 EIVA Non-Conference Matches. This list spotlights the best non-conference matches scheduled for EIVA teams in 2019 and will be the first time several of these matches have been publicly announced. NJIT versus Hawai’i is ranked No. 5 on the list.]

NJIT will be leaving the mainland in 2019. Continue reading “NJIT schedules road match against Hawai’i for 2019 season”

FIVB World Championship matches to follow today

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First place and a clear path to the FIVB World Championship third round is at stake as the United States plays the host nation Bulgaria.

Both the United States and Bulgaria won their second-round openers on Friday to move into a tie for first place in Pool H. The pool champion following the three-match second round will be assured a spot in the third round. Continue reading “FIVB World Championship matches to follow today”

FIVB World Championship matches to follow today

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The second round is underway and three matches will determine if the United States can remain in contention for its first FIVB World Championship title in more than 30 years.

The United States will play its NORCECA rival Canada in its second-round opener. Check out all the FIVB World Championship pool-play matches to follow today and how to follow them live. Continue reading “FIVB World Championship matches to follow today”