MSU has advanced in the NCAA Tournament to the Round of 16, and will face No. 2 Penn State on Friday at 5 p.m. in Lexington, Ky. The Spartans return to Lexingtong, Ky., where last week they defeated Ohio and the the host Wildcats in the opening weekend.
Three Spartans - junior libero Kori Moster, senior middle blocker Alexis Mathews and senior outside hitter Lauren Wicinski have earned AVCA All-North Region honors, as announced today. It is the first All-Region honor for Mathews, while Moster earns her second All-Region award and Wicinski her fourth.
Michigan State defeated host No. 17 Kentucky 3-1 (25-22, 21-25, 25-22, 25-20) on Sunday afternoon. No. 20 MSU advances to the NCAA Round of 16, which will be held at Kentucky's Memorial Coliseum next weekend.
Michigan State advanced into the round of 32 in the NCAA Tournament with a 3-0 sweep of Mid-American Conference champion Ohio on Saturday, (25-22, 25-21, 25-19). The Spartans advance into Sunday's round of 32 for the third straight season, and improve to 22-11 on the season. Ohio concludes its year with a 27-6 overall record.
Due to inclement weather blanketing the Central Kentucky area, the NCAA Volleyball Tournament First and Second Rounds, hosted by Kentucky at Memorial Coliseum, has been rescheduled. Friday evening's games have been postponed to Saturday.
12/04/2013 - NCAA's Begin Friday for Spartan Volleyball
12/03/2013 - Moster, Wicinski Lead MSU's All-Big Ten Selections
12/02/2013 - Wicinski Receives Big Ten Player of the Week Kudos
12/01/2013 - Spartans Draw Ohio in NCAA Tournament
11/30/2013 - Spartans Fall at No. 20 Purdue in Five-Set Battle
11/27/2013 - Sweep Of Wolverines Earns MSU State Pride Flag
11/22/2013 - MSU Drops Four-Set Battle to No. 15 Wisconsin
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