When the Bruins and Trojans take the court this week, there's more than just the usual bragging rights at stake: Their 5-5 stalemate over the last 10 meetings will be broken. Each team also has just one loss on the season.
We take a glance at this weekend's tough regionals, which feature 12 seeded teams, six former champions and six Big Ten squads.
Amanda Gil's career has experienced a resurrection with Washington this season, and she has helped the Huskies to an undefeated start and the No. 3 spot in our latest volleyball power rankings.
UCLA passed last week's tests to stay atop our volleyball power rankings, but, with conference season upon us, the Bruins are set to face crosstown rival USC.
UCLA jumped four spots, and Oregon is hot with an eight-slot jump in this week's volleyball power rankings. Both teams face tough tests before Pac-12 play.
Nebraska's fifth-set rally over No. 1 UCLA began the volleyball season -- and the Huskers' farewell to their Coliseum -- in dramatic style.
With her dad John, a former UCLA football player, cheering her on, Rachael Kidder leads the No. 1 Bruins in their quest for another title.
With the NCAA women's college volleyball season beginning, here is all you need to know about the teams and players chasing the title.
The planned collaboration by the Big Ten and Pac-12 was driven by football. But the concept could be a perfect match for volleyball.
The Bruins won the championship for the first time since 1991 with a convincing victory over Illinois, which was in the finals for the first time.
Mechelle Voepel speaks with UCLA's Rachael Kidder, the most outstanding player at volleyball's finals....
Mechelle Voepel speaks with UCLA's Zoe Nightingale about the Bruins winning the NCAA title....
Mechelle Voepel speaks with UCLA's Lauren Van Orden about the Bruins advancing to theNCAA title match....
Mechelle Voepel speaks with Illinois volleyball player Erin Johnson talks about facing UCLA in the national championship match....
Both teams are coached by former college players. Illinois has never played in the final match and UCLA returns to the championship for the first time since 1994.