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Michella Chester | NCAA.com | January 19, 2021

When does the 2020-21 women's college volleyball season start?

College volleyball rankings: Full breakdown of preseason Power 10

If you're wondering when the upcoming DI women's college volleyball season starts, we've got you covered. 

Due to the ongoing pandemic, the DI volleyball season has been postponed to the spring. The regular season will be from Jan. 22 to April 3. Selections will be April 4. The final site of the NCAA tournament is scheduled for April 22-24. 

There are still some conferences that have yet to be finalize their schedules for the spring. We will update that information here as soon as it is released. So far, the the Southeastern Conference has announced the spring volleyball schedule for the 2020-21 season here, and the Big Ten released its conference-only schedule for 2021 starting Jan. 22. The ACC announced they will resume play mid-February. Pac-12 announced their schedule here. 

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2020-21 Preseason AVCA rankings

RANK

TEAM (FIRST PLACE VOTES)

POINTS

2019 RECORD

2019 RANK

1 Wisconsin (40) 1507 27-7 2
2 Texas (17) 1474 14-0* 1*
3 Stanford (3) 1363 30-4 1
4 Kentucky (1) 1330 8-0* 2*
5 Nebraska (1) 1299 28-5 5
6 Baylor 1258 13-3* 3*
7 Minnesota 1155 27-6 4
8 Washington 1085 27-7 6
9 Penn State 1040 27-6 7
10 Utah 986 24-10 9
11 Florida 871 6-2* 7*
12 Louisville 796 5-2* 5*
13 Purdue 744 24-8 13
14 Notre Dame 713 6-1* 4*
15 Creighton 636 25-6 16
16 BYU 602 26-5 17
17 Missouri 536 6-2* 8*
18 Georgia Tech 473 7-1* 6*
19 Pittsburgh 404 4-4* 9*
20 Marquette 352 28-6 20
21 Hawai'i 294 26-4 15
22 UCLA 249 19-12 25
23 San Diego 219 25-6 21
24 Michigan 174 21-11 RV
25 Western Kentucky 119 32-2 22

NCAA Division I title-winning schools

SCHOOL

CHAMPIONSHIPS

Stanford 1992, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2002, 2004, 2016, 2018, 2019
Penn State 1999, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014
Nebraska 1995, 2000, 2006, 2015, 2017
UCLA 1984, 1990, 1991, 2011
Long Beach State 1989, 1993, 1998
Hawaii 1982, 1983, 1987
USC 1981, 2002, 2003
Texas 1988, 2012
Pacific 1985, 1986
Washington 2005

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