Women's volleyball: Regional sites set for third and fourth rounds
INDIANAPOLIS — The top four seeds in the Division I Women’s Volleyball Championship advanced through first- and second-round competition and will host regional matches December 9 and 10 on campus sites.
The four regional sites, with host institutions and records are as follows:
Lincoln Regional – at Lincoln, Nebraska
No. 1 Nebraska* (29-2) vs. No. 16 Penn State (24-9) at noon on ESPNU
No. 8 Washington (28-4) vs. Arizona (20-14) at 2:30 p.m. on ESPN3
Lincoln Regional Final: 4 p.m. on ESPNU
Madison Regional – at Madison, Wisconsin
No. 3 Wisconsin* (27-4) vs. Ohio State (22-12) at 2 p.m. on ESPNU
No. 6 Stanford (23-7) vs. Florida State (26-5) at 4:30 p.m. on ESPN3
Madison Regional Final: 6 p.m. on ESPNU
Austin Regional – at Austin, Texas
No. 4 Texas* (27-4) vs. No. 13 BYU (29-3) at 4 p.m. on ESPNU
No. 12 Michigan (24-10) vs. Creighton (28-6) at 6:30 p.m. on ESPN3
Austin Regional Final: 8 p.m. on ESPNU
Minneapolis Regional – at Minneapolis, Minnesota
No. 2 Minnesota* (27-4) vs. No. 15 Missouri (27-5) at 8:15 p.m. on ESPN3
No. 7 North Carolina (29-3) vs. No. 10 UCLA (26-6) at 10:45 p.m. on ESPNU
Minneapolis Regional Final: 10 p.m. on ESPNU
* Indicates Host Institution
All times are listed in Eastern Standard Time
At each site, teams will compete in single-elimination regional semifinal competition. All regional semifinal matches will air live on ESPNU or ESPN3 on December 9. Regional final matches will broadcast live the following day on ESPNU.
Regional winners will advance to the national semifinals and championship final co-hosted by The Ohio State University and the Greater Columbus Sports Commission at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, on December 15 and 17. Both national semifinal matches as well as the championship match will be broadcast by ESPN2.