George Mason, Long Beach, Ohio State, UCLA earns 2023-26 bids to host NCAA Tournament

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The NCAA hit the repeat button for championship host sites.

George Mason, Long Beach State, Ohio State and UCLA were once again selected Thursday to be the host sites for the annual Division I-II men’s volleyball NCAA Tournament semifinals and finals from 2023 to 2026. Continue reading “George Mason, Long Beach, Ohio State, UCLA earns 2023-26 bids to host NCAA Tournament”

Off the Block Games to decide world’s best region in college men’s volleyball

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The Olympics may be on hold until next year, but fans in the interim will decide the region of the world that has the best team of current and former college men’s volleyball players.

Off the Block announced on Monday the inaugural Off the Block Games that will pit 24 teams against each other with the fans deciding the winner of every match through online voting. Continue reading “Off the Block Games to decide world’s best region in college men’s volleyball”

Audio: Belmont Abbey coach discusses preseason scrimmage, 2021 expectations

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Outside attacker Matteo Miselli had a match-high 13 kills and the match-winning ace in the third-game overtime as Belmont Abbey Red swept Belmont Abbey Black 25-19, 28-26, 28-26 in an intrasquad preseason match on Thursday.

Check out Off the Block’s interview with coach Nolan Albrecht as he discusses his takeaways from the preseason match and what to expect from Belmont Abbey during the 2021 season. Continue reading “Audio: Belmont Abbey coach discusses preseason scrimmage, 2021 expectations”