FIVB World Championship matches to follow today

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A win on the final day of the FIVB World Championship opening round will clinch a pool championship for the United States.

The United States try to complete the opening round undefeated and earn a top seed for the second round as it plays winless Tunisia. Check out all the FIVB World Championship pool-play matches to follow today and how to follow them live.

Pool C matches

United States (4-0, 10 points) vs. Tunisia (0-4, 0 points)
Match vitals:
5 p.m. (10 a.m. CDT) in Bari, Italy
Follow live: Live stats, Pay-per-view online video, In-match tweets
NCAA players on U.S. roster: Matt Anderson (Penn State 2006-08); Taylor Averill (Hawai’i 2012-15); Micah Christenson (USC 2012-15); Max Holt (Penn State 2006-09); Jeff Jendryk (Loyola 2015-18); Jake Langlois (BYU 2014-17); Dan McDonnell (UC Irvine 2011-12); Ben Patch (BYU 2013, 2016-17); Aaron Russell (Penn State 2012-15); Taylor Sander (BYU 2011-14); Kawika Shoji (Stanford 2007-10); Erik Shoji (Stanford 2009-12); David Smith (UC Irvine 2004-07); Dustin Watten (Long Beach State 2005-09)
NCAA players on Tunisia roster: None 

Serbia (3-1, 10 points) vs. Russia (3-1, 9 points)
Match vitals:
8:30 p.m. (1:30 p.m. CDT) in Bari, Italy
Follow live: Live stats, In-match tweets
NCAA players on Serbia roster: None
NCAA players on Russia roster: None

Pool A matches

Japan (1-3, 3 points) vs. Argentina (2-2, 4 points)
Match vitals:
5 p.m. (10 a.m. CDT) in Florence, Italy
Follow live: Live stats, In-match tweets
NCAA players on Japan roster: None
NCAA players on Argentina roster: None

Italy (4-0, 12 points) vs. Slovenia (3-1, 9 points)
Match vitals:
9:15 p.m. (2:15 p.m. CDT) in Bari, Italy
Follow live: Live stats, In-match tweets
NCAA players on Italy roster: None  
NCAA players on Slovenia roster: None

Pool B matches

China (0-4, 0 points) vs. Brazil (3-1, 8 points)
Match vitals:
5 p.m. (9 a.m. CDT) in Ruse, Bulgaria
Follow live: Live stats, In-match tweets
NCAA players on China roster: None
NCAA players on Brazil roster: None

Canada (3-1, 9 points) vs. France (2-2, 8 points)
Match vitals:
8:30 p.m. (12:30 p.m. CDT) in Ruse, Bulgaria
Follow live: Live stats, In-match tweets
NCAA players on Canada roster: None   
NCAA players on France roster: Kevin Tillie (UC Irvine 2012-13)

Pool D matches

Finland (2-2, 5 points) vs. Iran (3-1, 9 points)
Match vitals:
5 p.m. (9 a.m. CDT) in Varna, Bulgaria
Follow live: Live stats, In-match tweets
NCAA players on Finland roster: None
NCAA players on Iran roster: None

Bulgaria (3-1, 9 points) vs. Poland (4-0, 12 points)
Match vitals:
8:40 p.m. (12:40 p.m. CDT) in Varna, Bulgaria
Follow live: Live stats, In-match tweets
NCAA players on Bulgaria roster: None
NCAA players on Poland roster: None