NCAA champs Ohio State unanimous No. 1 in media poll

The NCAA champions will end the season as the unanimous No. 1 team in the national media poll.

Ohio State after winning 23 consecutive matches to secure a national championship received all 10-first place votes to finish atop season’s final Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Media Poll that was released Tuesday. Continue reading

Szerszen leads Ohio State past George Mason in NCAA play-in match

Ohio State All-American outside attacker Nicolas Szerszen made one last case for why he should be the National Player of the Year.

Szerszen finished with a both match-high 20 kills and 16 digs as the No. 3 seed Ohio State rallied from a one-game deficit to beat the No. 6 seed George Mason 22-25, 25-21, 25-20, 25-21 in the NCAA Tournament play-in match on Tuesday at Penn State. Continue reading

LBSU ranked higher than Stanford in Selection Sunday RPI

Less than two-thousandths of a percentage point is all that separated No. 4/5 Long Beach State and No. 4/5 Stanford in the selection committee criteria category of RPI ranking.

Long Beach State finished at No. 4 and 0.0014 percentage points ahead of Stanford in the Selection Sunday RPI rankings that the NCAA released on Tuesday. Continue reading