Top college men’s volleyball matches to follow tonight

Teams from MIVA have defeated the MPSF on back-to-back nights, but if that streak is to continue Grand Canyon will have pull off its biggest upsets in program history.

No. 7 USC traveling to play Grand Canyon highlights tonight’s slate of match. In addition, out on the West Coast emerging NCAA Division II program Concordia-Irvine will play host to UC San Diego. Continue reading

Q&A with Grand Canyon coach Price on off-season adjustments

Coach Jeremy Price is the first admit last season for Grand Canyon was a disappointment but the Antelopes could be ready for a big bounce-back season.

Price in a recent interview with Off the Block said that several subtle adjustments within the program and a revamped training session should help Grand Canyon return to the top-half of the conference standings.

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Grand Canyon coach ready for home opener vs. powerhouse USC

Grand Canyon scheduling its upcoming home opener against the powerhouse USC is more than just a match — it’s a statement for the entire university.

Coach Jeremy Price said in an interview with Off the Block earlier this week that being able to get the program’s first non-conference home match against a likely nationally ranked team is a sign of growth for the emerging NCAA Division I school.
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Grand Canyon gets home match vs. USC to open 2015 season

For the first time in its program history, Grand Canyon will not have to travel to play a non-conference match versus a projected top-10 nationally ranked team.

USC announced Thursday that it would open the upcoming season on the road against Grand Canyon in the first meeting between to the two programs in five years.

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Record number of teams earn national academic honor

A record five NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball teams earned a national recognition for their success in the classroom.

The AVCA announced Monday afternoon that Grand Canyon, Harvard, NJIT, Lees-McRae and Lewis all received the volleyball organization’s annual Team Academic Award.

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Grand Canyon adds transfers from Pacific, Limestone for 2015 season

An all-conference outside attacker from Limestone will transfer across the nation to Grand Canyon for his senior season.

Grand Canyon coach Jeremy Prince recently announced that Jon Schaefer was one of two transfers who will join the Antelopes in time for the 2015 season.
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