Outside attacker Jerod Nelsen had 13 kills on a .550 attack percentage and a match-high six digs as No. 13 Princeton defeated No. 8/8 UCLA 19-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-23 on Thursday in Los Angeles.
Check out Off the Block’s postmatch interview with Nelsen following the Tigers’ first victory against the Bruins in program history. Continue reading “Video: Princeton outside reacts to pulling off historic upset against UCLA”
Check out Off the Block associate editor Jonathan Bates’ postmatch interview with setter Joe Kelly following Princeton’s five-game loss to No. 12 USC on Thursday. Continue reading “Video: Princeton setter discusses road loss to No. 12 USC”
Check out all the college men’s volleyball matches to follow today and how to follow the matches live. Continue reading “College men’s volleyball matches to follow tonight”
[Editor’s note: Off the Block conducted a postmatch interview with UC Irvine coach David Kniffin following the season-opening victory. Listen to the full interview embedded above.]
A new setter but still the same productive UC Irvine offense.
Redshirt freshman setter Patrick Vorenkamp making his college debut guided the offense to a .316 attack percentage as No. 8 UC Irvine swept No. 10 Princeton 25-23, 25-15, 25-20 on Sunday in Irvine, California, in the nation’s inaugural match of the 2020 season. Continue reading “Audio: UC Irvine coach proud of team’s play in season-opening sweep of No. 10 Princeton”
Pepperdine finished with a match-best .667 attack percentage in the decisive fifth game as it defeated Princeton in the NCAA Tournament opening round on Tuesday in Long Beach, California.
Check out the video highlights of the final plays to this postseason match.
Princeton earned its first NCAA Tournament victory in program history as it defeated Barton in four games in the play-in match on Thursday.
Listen to Off the Block’s postmatch interview with Princeton coach Sam Shweisky as he discusses the win and advancing in the NCAA Tournament. Continue reading “Audio: Princeton coach Shweisky reacts to historic NCAA Tournament win”
George Huhmann showed once again why he was the 2019 EIVA Player of the Year.
Huhmann finished with both a match-high 19 kills on a .424 attack percentage and three aces as Princeton defeated Barton 25-23, 25-21, 18-25, 25-20 in the NCAA Tournament play-in match on Thursday in Wilson, North Carolina. Continue reading “Huhmann powers Princeton past Barton in offensive laden NCAA play-in match”
Princeton and Barton will kick off the 2019 NCAA Tournament with the play-in match on Thursday. Check out what to know about this postseason match and how to follow it live. Continue reading “NCAA Tournament play-in match to follow tonight”
The NCAA Tournament will begin with the ConfCarolinas champions Barton playing host to EIVA champions Princeton in the play-in match on Thursday. Check out the quick-hit guide about what to know for this NCAA Tournament match. Continue reading “Quick-hit guide to NCAA Tournament play-in match”
It was only fitting that George Huhmann stepped up and delivered in
the biggest moment of the match and season.
Huhmann had the match-winning kill to cap off a 25-kill performance as Princeton defeated Penn State 28-26, 22-25, 25-18, 20-25, 15-13 in the EIVA Tournament finals on Saturday to clinch its first NCAA Tournament berth in 21 years. Continue reading “Super Huhmann effort lifts Princeton to dramatic EIVA championship, NCAA Tournament berth”