In a season that at times seemed untypical for No. 7 Penn State it had a typical achievement: winning the EIVA regular season title.
Penn State remained undefeated in conference play as it swept Sacred Heart 25-15, 20-25, 25-17, 25-18 on Saturday in University Park, Pennsylvania, to win the program’s 31st EIVA regular season championship. Continue reading →
Who needs the nation’s top ranked team in action to have compelling matches.
No. 1 BYU is on a bye this weekend but there are several intriguing matches, including Long Beach State trying to show its critics that it is a top-five team in the nation. In addition, out on the East Coast Penn State looks to extend its historic conference winning streak, while two undefeated teams collide in North Carolina.
Check out the top five men’s volleyball matches from around the nation to follow this tonight. Continue reading →
It’s all about the surprise teams and players tonight in college men’s volleyball.
UC San Diego eyes another massive upset as it travels to play BYU, while the Cougars are playing to lock down the No. 1 ranking. In addition, outside attacker Greg Herceg will try to continue his breakout season as Ball State travels to Sacred Heart.
Check out the top five men’s volleyball matches from around the nation to follow this Saturday. Continue reading →
There are some teams that no one is talking about but could surprise people by the end of the season.
Whether it was UC Santa Barbara’s run to the NCAA championship match last season or Juniata reaching the EIVA championship match in 2009, there are always men’s volleyball teams each season that pleasantly surprise everyone in the nation.
Several teams last season that did not reach their conference tournament or finished outside of the national rankings could have a big season in 2012. Continue reading →