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Check out what Ohio State coach Pete Hanson and his players said in their news conference on Wednesday.
The two-time defending NCAA championship Ohio State will play the No. 1 seed Long Beach State in the VolleyFour on Thursday.
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Check out the posmatch news conference with Ohio State players and coach Pete Hanson following the team’s five-game victory against UC Irvine in the NCAA Tournament first-round match.
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Listen to Off the Block’s interview with coach Pete Hanson as he discusses Ohio State earning the No. 1 seed overall seed for NCAA Tournament and preparing for its semifinal match.
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Check out Off the Block’s postmatch interviews with coach Pete Hanson and middle attacker Blake Leeson following No. 1 Ohio State’s four-game victory against No. 2 UCLA on Saturday.
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Watch Off the Block’s postmatch interviews with cost Pete Hanson and All-American opposite after No. 1 Ohio State rallied to beat USC in four games on Friday at the AVCA Showcase.
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Check out Off the Block special contributor Jonathan Bates’ postmatch interviews with coach Pete Hanson and setter Christy Blough after No. 5/5 Ohio State upset No. 1/1 Long Beach State on Saturday.
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Coach Pete Hanson was not among the people before the match who thought No. 14 Ohio State would have an easy victory against first-year MIVA member McKendree.
The veteran coach proved to be right in the Buckeyes’ season-opening win.
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The battle for Ohio State’s starting setter will not be settled when the upcoming season begins.
Ohio State coach Pete Hanson said in an interview with Off the Block on Tuesday that he has not decided on a permanent starting setter and will give both junior Peter Heinen and freshman Christy Blough significant playing time at the start of the regular season.
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Ohio State is projected by Off the Block to be No. 8 in the preseason national rankings.
Off the Block throughout December will reveal its projected men’s volleyball preseason top 10 national rankings and will profile a top-10 team each day. The Off the Block projected preseason rankings were created independently of the AVCA Coaches Poll and the Volleyball Magazine Top 10 Media Poll.
The college men’s volleyball season begins on Jan. 3 and concludes with the Final Four in May.
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