April 8, 2013
Gopher Volleyball opened the spring season with competition at Northern Iowa last weekend and have three additional weekends of spring contests. Minnesota had some great sets against North Dakota, UNI, the Iowa Ice and South Dakota.
This upcoming week, the Gophers travel to Iowa State and will compete at the Hilton Coliseum on Saturday, April 13. Minnesota will play Northern Iowa at 10 a.m., followed by a match against Nebraska Omaha at 11 a.m. The last competition of the day is against host Iowa State at 1:30 p.m.
Minnesota then hosts competition on Saturday, April 20 at the Sports Pavilion. Here's the day's full schedule:
|9-10:10||MN-Crookston vs. WI||UNI vs. Concordia|
|10:10-11:20||MN-TC vs. OH||IA St vs. ND|
|11:20-12:30||WI vs. OH||UNI vs. IA St|
|1:30-2:40||MN-TC vs. MN-Crookston||Concordia vs. ND|
|2:40-3:50||MN-Crookston vs. OH||UNI vs. ND|
|3:50-5||MN-TC vs. WI||Concordia vs. IA St|
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