Bracketology: Team comparisons using NCAA selection committee criteria

With all the conference tournament quarterfinal matches finished, the bracketology continues to remain tight.

Off the Block has crunched the numbers using the same criteria as the selection committee to show how the top teams in the nation fare against each other in the race for the two at-large bids and NCAA Tournament seeding. Continue reading

Postmatch reaction: Pfeiffer discusses Conference Carolinas championship

Check out Off the Block’s postmatch interview with coach Paul Lawson and outside attacker Michael Brewer after Pfeiffer swept Erskine in the Conference Carolinas Tournament finals on Wednesday to clinch a berth in the NCAA Tournament. Continue reading

Pfeiffer flies by Erskine, clinches NCAA Tourney berth

The high-power offense for Pfeiffer preformed like it had all season long and the team is now heading to its first NCAA Tournament.

Middle attacker Fabio Diniz had a match-high 14 kills and zero attack errors as Pfeiffer swept Erskine 27-25, 25-20, 27-25 in the Conference Carolinas Tournament finals on Wednesday in Misenheimer. North Carolina. Continue reading

Initial look at Conference Carolinas Tournament quarterfinal matches

The regular season is over and the bracket is set for the Conference Carolinas Tournament.

Check out the match-ups and historical information to know about the upcoming Conference Carolinas Tournament quarterfinals. Continue reading

Bracketology: Team comparisons using NCAA selection committee criteria

It’s the final week of the regular season and races still remain tight in the college men’s volleyball bracketology.

Off the Block has crunched the numbers using the same criteria as the selection committee to show how the top teams in the nation fare against each other in the race for the two at-large bids and NCAA Tournament seeding. Continue reading

Pfeiffer’s offense soars to claim conference regular season title

It was only fitting for Pfeiffer to have one of its best offensive performances of the season in a match it needed to clinch a title.

Pfeiffer had a .506 attack percentage and committed a season-low five attack errors as it swept Mount Olive 25-18, 25-16, 25-18 on Wednesday in Misenheimer, North Carolina, to clinch the Conference Carolinas regular season championship. Continue reading