Top college men’s volleyball matches to follow tonight

The top of the conference standings could get a significant shake-up by the end of the tonight.

No. 3 UC Irvine will have a chance to move into sole possession of first place in the MPSF if it can defeat No. 8 UC Santa Barbara. In addition, Penn State will try to keep its first-place lead in the EIVA as it travels to play Harvard. Continue reading

Midseason front-runners for 2015 National Player of the Year

Halfway through the regular season and it remains a wide-open field for who will be the 2015 National Player of the Year at the end of the season.

While there is still a lot of volleyball remaining in the final two months of the season, several players have emerged as favorites for the top individual award in college men’s volleyball. Continue reading

Top college men’s volleyball matches to follow tonight

The college men’s volleyball spotlight is focused on the Midwest tonight with several teams looking to make statement victories

No. 1 Loyola playing host to Penn State highlights the slate of matches tonight. In addition, Ball State and Ohio State will reignite their long-time rivalry dating back to 1960 with both teams vying for a critical conference victory. Continue reading

Top college men’s volleyball matches to follow tonight

It’s the halfway point of the college men’s volleyball season but there are several matches that could have a postseason feel tonight.

No. 2 Lewis will attempt to extend its winning streak to 10 matches and get another signature non-conference victory as it plays host to Penn State. In addition, No. 5 BYU will try to remain perfect at home as it opens its two-match series against No. 9 Long Beach State. Continue reading

Off the Block Vodcast: Episode 1

You supplied the questions and Off the Block brought the answers.

Check out the inaugural Off the Block Vodcast as editor Vinnie Lopes answers questions submitted by fans via social media ranging from will Loyola ever become an unanimous No. 1 in the national rankings to who will be the newest EIVA member. Continue reading

Finalists announced for OTB/Springbak, Inc. National Player of Month

Off the Block selected the 15 finalists, and now it is up to the fans to determine who should win the Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Player of the Month.

The Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Player of the Month award recognizes the best individual performances from NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball players during the month and gives volleyball fans from around the world the chance to determine who was the best player. Continue reading