Will Penn State win its fourth straight title? Will a champion from a non-powerhouse conference be crowned? Which are the must-watch matches this weekend? Dave Reed answers the NCAA volleyball tournament's biggest questions.
Steve Shondell inherited a team that hadn't posted a winning record in four years. In his first season at the helm, Ball State won the MAC regular-season title and is eyeing its first NCAA tournament appearance in eight years.
Since Tulsa dropped two of its first three matches to begin the season, 18 consecutive opponents have fallen victim to the lightning of Tulsa's transition game and the thunder generated by Tyler Henderson's attack.