The 10 bold predictions for 2016 college men’s volleyball season

Who cares about safe preseason college men’s volleyball predictions — it’s time to make some big and bold calls.

With the regular season starting this weekend, Off the Block is making its annual bold predictions on everything from the teams that could go undefeated to who will pull off a big upset. Continue reading

Penn State’s Pavlik to receive All-Time Great Coach Award

All Penn State coach Mark Pavlik has done during his coaching career is win championship after championship and now he is receiving one of the top honors in the sport.

USA Volleyball recently announced Pavlik will be the 2016 recipient of the Donald S. Shondell All-Time Great Coach Award. Continue reading

Top 15 college men’s volleyball headlines from the off-season

It’s been eight long, and at times chaotic, months to the college men’s volleyball off-season but the new season is finally within everyone’s grasp.

Check out the top 15 news items from college men’s volleyball off-season that you need to know about before the 2016 season begins in January. Continue reading

Penn State signs three highly regarded East Coast players

A player who made the U.S. Boys’ Youth National Team initial roster and two high school players with MVP honors will join Penn State.

Penn State coach Mark Pavlik announced last week that high school seniors Cameron Bartus, Kyle Mackiewicz and Bobby Wilden have committed to play for the Nittany Lions beginning in 2017. Continue reading