The fourth time turned out to the be the charm Alderson Broaddus needed to pull off one of the biggest wins in its program history.
Alderson Broaddus, despite three previous losses to Coker earlier this season, rallied from a one-game deficit to beat the Cobras 18-25, 25-18, 25-20, 25-23 in the IVA Championship Tournament finals on Saturday in Hartsville, South Carolina. Continue reading “Alderson Broaddus stuns Coker to win IVA championship”
The postseason for college men’s volleyball season get continues today with the finals of the inaugural IVA Championship Tournament.
The IVA Tournament was formed earlier this year as a defacto end-of-season conference tournament for independent teams. Check out all the postseason matches today involving NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball teams and how to follow them live. Continue reading “Postseason college men’s volleyball matches to follow today”
The postseason matches of the college men’s volleyball season get underway this weekend with the inaugural IVA Championship Tournament.
The IVA Tournament was formed earlier this year as a defacto end-of-season conference tournament for independent teams. Check out all the postseason matches today involving NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball teams and how to follow them live. Continue reading “Postseason college men’s volleyball matches to follow tonight”
A nationwide voting committee selected six college men’s volleyball players to the inaugural Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. All-IVA Team that was unveiled Wednesday.
The Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. All-IVA Team honors the top men’s volleyball players during the regular season from NCAA Division I-II teams that competed as independents and are participating in the upcoming IVA Tournament. Continue reading “OTB/Springbak announce inaugural All-IVA Team”
It was a record-setting long day in college men’s volleyball
A season-high nine NCAA Division I-II matches went to a decisive fifth game on Saturday. In addition, every conference had at least one of their matches reach five games and 10 nationally ranked teams were involved in these matches. Continue reading “Absolute fifth-game madness in college men’s volleyball”
Listen to Off the Block’s interview with Coker coach Eric Snyder about him creating the IVA Championship, an end-of-season tournament for independent NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball teams, and what he hopes the new event accomplishes. Continue reading “Audio: Coker coach Snyder discusses establishing IVA Championship”
There will be a new national championship in college men’s volleyball this season.
Coker announced it will play host to the inaugural Independent Volleyball Association Championship Tournament at the conclusion of the regular season in April. Continue reading “Independent Division I-II volleyball teams form new championship event”
Coker is one of the two undefeated teams in the nation but faces its biggest challenge of the season as it travels to play No. 14 Penn State on Friday. Continue reading “Audio: Coach of undefeated Coker embraces Penn State challenge”
The independent team with the best record in the nation will make its first trip to Penn State during the upcoming season.
Coker announced recently on its athletics department website that it will play a non-conference road match against Penn State in the opening weeks of the 2017 season. Continue reading “Penn State, Coker to play non-conference match in 2017”
A nationwide voting committee selected four finalists for the 2016 Off the Block/Springback, Inc. National Server of the Year.
Off the Block announced Tuesday that Coker outside attacker Artur Cabral, CSUN outside attacker Dimitar Kalchev, UCLA setter Micah Ma’a and UC Irvine opposite Michael Saeta were named finalists for the national award. Continue reading “Four finalists unveiled for 2016 OTB/Springbak National Server of Year”