Oct. 24, 2013
The University of Minnesota volleyball match against Penn State, Nov. 16, will be televised on the Big Ten Network, announced today by the league office. To accommodate the television schedule, the game will start at 7:30 p.m., instead of the original 7 p.m. start. The match will be played in the Sports Pavilion.
With the addition of the PSU match, it marks the sixth time this season the Golden Gophers will be televised nationally. Five games are on the Big Ten Network, while the Michigan State match (Oct. 17) was shown on ESPN2.
Minnesota returns to action this Sunday when it hosts Northwestern at 1 p.m.
Gophers Beat Ohio State in Five-Set Thriller
Minnesota ended its regular home season in a five-set win over Ohio State, 25-27, 29-31, 25-17, 25-15, 15-9. The Gophers are now 25-4 overall and 17-2 in the Big Ten.
Gophers Close Out Regular Season This Week
Minnesota hosts No. 16 Ohio State Wednesday and travels to Indiana Saturday to close out regular season.
Gophers Third in RPI, Fourth in AVCA Poll
The Golden Gophers are ranked No. 3 in the final NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).