Top college men’s volleyball matches to follow tonight

One month into the season and the matches only continue to get more critical each week.

No. 2 USC and No. 6 Hawai’i playing in the final of their two-match series highlights the slate of matches tonight. In addition, both Cal State Northridge and George Mason will attempt to pull off upsets against top-10 nationally ranked teams. Continue reading

Top college men’s volleyball matches to follow tonight

The college men’s volleyball weekend isn’t done yet with two more matches featuring top-10 nationally ranked teams.

No. 8 UC Irvine and No. 10 Hawai’i will play each other for the Outrigger Invitational championship. In addition, No. 1 Pepperdine and George Mason will conclude their two-match non-conference series. Continue reading

Season Preview: Teams that may surprise everyone in 2015

Who doesn’t like a team that becomes the feel-good story of the season by exceeding preseason expectations.

Several teams that last season finished outside the national rankings or missed their conference tournament could have big seasons in 2015. Continue reading

Traditional powerhouse Penn State preseason favorite to win EIVA title

The holiday-time tradition continues for another year of Penn State being the preseason favorite to win a conference championship.

The 16-time defending EIVA champions Penn State received all but one first-place vote to finish atop the EIVA Preseason Coaches Poll released Tuesday. Continue reading

Off the Block releases watch list for 2015 Lloy Ball Award

Fourteen college men’s volleyball players have been selected to the 2015 watch list for the annual Lloy Ball Award.

Off the Block on Tuesday unveiled the watch list for the national award that is presented to the best setter in NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball during the regular season. Continue reading

Cal State Northridge, George Mason agree to non-conference match in 2015

For the first time in almost a decade, George Mason and Cal State Northridge will meet in a non-conference match during the upcoming season.

Cal State Northridge as part of unveiling its regular season schedule earlier this week announced that it will play host to George Mason on Jan. 13 in the first meeting between the two teams since 2005.
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New program Charleston schedules home match vs. George Mason

The biggest home match for Charleston in its inaugural season will take place during the opening weeks of the upcoming season.

Charleston as part of unveiling its 2015 regular season schedule announced that the first-year program will play a non-conference match against George Mason on Jan. 24.
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