2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament: Scores, bracket, schedule for Saturday (12/09/2017)

The 2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament continued Saturday, December 9, with quarterfinal matches. Find the scores, bracket and schedule for the Saturday matches below. No. 1 Penn State, No. 2 Florida, No. 3 Stanford and No. 5 Nebraska advanced.

No. 5 Nebraska and No. 2 Florida have claimed spots in the Final Four. No. 1 Penn State is facing Michigan State on ESPNU.

2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament: Scores, schedule, TV channels

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QUARTERFINALS

Saturday, Dec. 9

No. 5 Nebraska def. No. 4 Kentucky, 3-1 (25-19, 25-22, 25-27, 25-22)

No. 2 Florida def. No. 10 USC, 3-2 (25-23, 20-25, 18-25, 26-24, 15-11)

No. 1 Penn State def. Michigan State, 3-0 (25-23, 25-17, 28-26)

No. 3 Stanford def. No. 6 Texas, 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-21)

2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament: Bracket

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2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament: Results

FIRST ROUND

Thursday, Nov. 30

Miami (Fla.) def. Charleston, 3-1 (25-21, 21-25, 25-20, 25-15)

Purdue def. High Point, 3-1 (21-25, 25-14, 25-22, 25-12)

No. 2 Florida def. Alabama State, 3-0 (25-9, 25-13, 25-9)

No. 11 Utah def. Cleveland State, 3-0 (25-14, 25-21, 25-12)

FIRST ROUND

Friday, Dec. 1

Pitt def. VCU, 3-1 (25-14, 25-20, 18-25, 25-13)

Wisconsin def. Marquette, 3-0 (27-25, 25-21, 25-11)

Western Kentucky def. Notre Dame, 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-22)

Michigan State def. Missouri State, 3-0 (25-19, 25-11, 25-15)

Washington State def. Florida State, 3-1 (34-32, 25-14, 23-25, 25-13)

Northern Iowa def. Louisville, 3-0 (25-21, 25-15, 27-25)

NC State def. Oregon State, 3-2 (25-18, 19-25, 25-21, 21-25, 15-13)

Colorado def. James Madison, 3-0 (25-21, 25-14, 25-12)

Oregon def. Kennesaw State, 3-0 (28-26, 25-19, 25-18)

Missouri def. Kansas, 3-2 (25-23, 15-25, 25-15, 20-25, 15-10)

No. 1 Penn State def. Howard, 3-1 (25-10, 22-25, 25-15, 25-16)

No. 4 Kentucky def. East Tennessee State, 3-0 (25-19, 25-20, 25-21)

Colorado State def. Michigan, 3-1 (25-23, 23-25, 25-22, 26-24)

No. 5 Nebraska def. Stony Brook, 3-0 (25-10, 25-14, 25-12)

No. 7 Minnesota def. North Dakota, 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-21)

No. 9 Creighton def. Coastal Carolina, 3-0 (25-20, 27-25, 20-25, 25-22)

No. 11 Texas def. Fairfield, 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-17)

No. 12 Baylor def. Miami (Ohio), 3-0 (25-19, 25-16, 25-21)

No. 14 Iowa State def. Princeton, 3-0 (25-21, 25-17, 25-14)

San Diego def. LSU, 3-1 (25-22, 24-26, 25-23, 25-21)

Illinois def. Hawaii, 3-2 (25-18, 25-17, 13-25, 24-26, 15-10)

Cal Poly def. Denver, 3-0 (25-20, 25-18, 25-18)

No. 13 BYU def. American 3-0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-16)

No. 16 Wichita State def. Radford, 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-15)

No. 3 Stanford def. CSU Baskerfield, 3-0 (25-11, 25-15, 25-17)

No. 10 USC def. Central Arkansas, 3-1 (22-25, 25-23, 25-18, 25-12)

No. 8 Washington def. LIU Brooklyn, 3-0 (25-10, 25-13, 25-18)

No. 15 UCLA def. Austin Peay, 3-0 (25-10, 25-13, 25-15)

SECOND ROUND

Friday, Dec. 1

No. 11 Utah def. Purdue, 3-1 (25-23, 25-19, 13-25, 27-25)

No. 2 Florida def. Miami (Fla.) 3-1 (25-14, 19-25, 25-11, 25-23)

SECOND ROUND

Saturday, Dec. 2

No. 1 Penn State def. Pitt, 3-1 (25-20, 23-25, 25-22, 25-19)

No. 4 Kentucky def. Western Kentucky, 3-2 (16-25, 22-25, 25-19, 25-21, 15-12)

Michigan State def. No. 9 Creighton, 3-1 (25-23, 19-25, 25-20, 25-16)

Wisconsin def. No. 14 Iowa State, 3-0 (25-22, 25-20, 25-23)

No. 5 Nebraska def. Washington State, 3-0 (25-13, 25-13, 25-18)

No. 6 Texas def. NC State, 3-0 (25-18, 25-15, 25-21)

No. 10 USC def. San Diego, 3-2 (25-22, 24-26, 24-26, 25-22, 15-11)

Missouri def. No. 16 Wichita State, 3-1 (25-23, 25-22, 21-25, 26-24)

No. 3 Stanford def. Colorado State, 3-0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-9)

No. 7 Minnesota def. Northern Iowa, 3-1 (25-18, 20-25, 25-19, 25-17)

Colorado def. No. 12 Baylor, 3-0 (25-12, 25-22, 25-20)

No. 13 BYU def. Oregon, 3-0 (25-20, 25-21, 25-19)

Illinois def. No. 8 Washington, 3-2 (25-22, 17-25, 20-25, 25-17, 15-9)

No. 15 UCLA def. Cal Poly, 3-1 (26-28, 25-19, 25-16, 25-18)

THIRD ROUND

Friday, Dec. 8

No. 4 Kentucky def. No. 13 BYU, 3-2 (20-25, 25-17, 22-25, 25-18, 15-9)

No. 1 Penn State def. Missouri, 3-0 (25-17, 25-18, 25-19)

No. 5 Nebraska def. Colorado, 3-0 (25-19, 25-11, 25-21)

No. 2 Florida def. No. 15 UCLA, 3-1 (23-25, 25-17, 25-17, 25-17)

Michigan State def. Illinois, 3-1 (25-23, 18-25, 25-17, 29-27)

No. 10 USC def. No. 7 Minnesota, 3-0 (25-23, 28-26, 25-16)

No. 6 Texas def. No. 11 Utah, 3-2 (25-19, 15-26, 24-26, 25-21, 16-14)

No. 3 Stanford def. Wisconsin, 3-1 (22-25, 25-20, 25-21, 25-19)

2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament: Teams

The NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament bracket was revealed on Sunday, Nov. 26, on ESPNU.

Here’s how the bracket will be made up:

  • 64 teams will compete in a single-elimination tournament
  • 32 teams qualify automatically as a conference champion
  • 32 teams qualify as an at-large

NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament: Automatic Qualifiers

  • America East: Stony Brook
  • American Athletic: Wichita State
  • ACC: Louisville (head-to-head tiebreaker vs. Pitt)
  • Atlantic Sun: Kennesaw State
  • Atlantic 10: VCU
  • Big East: Creighton
  • Big Sky: North Dakota
  • Big South: Radford
  • Big Ten: Nebraska
  • Big 12: Texas
  • Big West: Cal Poly
  • Colonial: James Madison
  • Conference USA: Western Kentucky
  • Horizon: Cleveland State
  • Ivy: Princeton
  • Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference: Fairfield
  • Mid-American Conference: Miami (Ohio)
  • Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference: Howard
  • Missouri Valley: Missouri State
  • Mountain West: Colorado State
  • Northeast: LIU Brooklyn
  • Ohio Valley: Austin Peay
  • Pac-12: Stanford
  • Patriot League: American
  • SEC: Florida (beats Kentucky on head-to-head sets won)
  • Southern: East Tennessee State
  • Southland: Central Arkansas
  • Southwest Athletic Conference: Alabama State
  • The Summit League: Denver
  • Sun Belt: Coastal Carolina
  • West Coast Conference: San Diego (won tiebreaker vs. BYU)
  • WAC: CSU Bakersfield

2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament: Schedule

  • Selection Show: Sunday, Nov. 26 — The 64-team bracket will be revealed.
  • First and Second Rounds: Thursday, Nov. 30 through Saturday, Dec. 2 — There are 16 campus sites serving as host of four team, single-elimination competitions. The 16 second-round winners advance to the regionals.
  • Regionals: Friday, Dec. 8 to Saturday, Dec. 9 — There are four campus sites serving as hosts of four teams competing in a single-elimination format. The four regional winners advance to the national semifinals.
  • National Semifinals and National Championship (in Kansas City, Mo.): Thursday, Dec. 14 and Saturday, Dec. 16
    • Semifinal No. 1: 7 p.m. ET Thursday, Dec. 14 on ESPN/ESPN2
    • Semifinal No. 2: 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14 on ESPN/ESPN2
    • National Championship: 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16 on ESPN2

2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament: Rankings

AVCA Coaches Top 25 rankings (as of November 27)

Ranking Team Record Points Previous
1 Penn State (64) 29-1 1,600 1
2 Texas 24-2 1,490 2
3 Florida 25-1 1,473 3
4 Stanford 26-3 1,425 4
5 Nebraska 26-4 1,357 5
6 Kentucky 26-3 1,285 6
7 BYU 28-2 1,179 7
8 Minnesota 26-5 1,046 8
9 San Diego 24-4 1,046 9
10 Washington 24-7 992 12
11 Wisconsin 20-8 918 11
12 Michigan State 21-8 888 10
13 Utah 22-9 735 15
14 USC 22-9 714 13
15 Creighton 25-6 635 17
16 Purdue 22-9 625 16
17 UCLA 19-10 588 19
18 Baylor 23-6 534 18
19 Kansas 22-7 521 14
20 Wichita State 28-3 428 20
21 Cal Poly 26-2 361 21
22 Iowa State 21-6 262 22
23 Colorado State 28-3 191 23
24 Oregon 17-11 133 24
25 Missouri State 28-5 87 25

Others receiving votes and listed on at least two ballots: Michigan 58, Colorado 56, Western Kentucky 23, Illinois 21, VCU 21, Louisville 12, Oregon State 11, Pittsburgh 5.

Women’s Volleyball: Champions

  • 2016: Stanford (7)
  • 2015: Nebraska (4)
  • 2014: Penn State (7)
  • 2013: Penn State (6)
  • 2012: Texas (2)
  • 2011: UCLA (4)
  • 2010: Penn State (5)
  • 2009: Penn State (4)
  • 2008: Penn State (3)
  • 2007: Penn State (2)
  • 2006: Nebraska (3)
  • 2005: Washington
  • 2004: Stanford (6)
  • 2003: USC (3)
  • 2002: USC (2)
  • 2001: Stanford (5)
  • 2000: Nebraska (2)
  • 1999: Penn State
  • 1998: Long Beach State (3)
  • 1997: Stanford (4)
  • 1996: Stanford (3)
  • 1995: Nebraska
  • 1994: Stanford (2)
  • 1993: Long Beach State (2)
  • 1992: Stanford
  • 1991: UCLA (3)
  • 1990: UCLA (2)
  • 1989: Long Beach State
  • 1988: Texas
  • 1987: Hawaii (3)
  • 1986: Pacific (2)
  • 1985: Pacific
  • 1984: UCLA
  • 1983: Hawaii (2)
  • 1982: Hawaii
  • 1981: USC

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