Monday, December 7, 2015

KU volleyball to play LMU in Sweet 16


Kansas University’s volleyball team will make the program’s second appearance in the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16 at 7:30 p.m. Central time on Friday at the Jenny Craig Pavilion in San Diego.

The ninth-seeded Jayhawks (28-2) will meet Loyola Marymount (24-8) in the tournament’s third-round game.

Tourney top seed Southern Cal (32-2) and No. 16 Creighton (27-8) will meet in the regional’s other game at 10 p.m.

Friday’s winners will meet in an Elite Eight game at 10 p.m. Saturday.

Saturday’s winner will advance to the Final Four, which will run Dec. 17-19 at Century Link Center in Omaha, Nebraska.

Third Round


at Jenny Craig Pavilion

San Diego

No. 9 Kansas (28-2) vs. Loyola Marymount (24-8), 7:30 p.m. (ESPN3)

No. 1 Southern Cal (32-2) vs. No. 16 Creighton (27-8), 10 p.m. (ESPNU)

at Memorial Coliseum

Lexington, Ky.

No. 13 BYU (28-3) vs. No. 4 Nebraska (28-4), 4 p.m. (ESPN3)

No. 5 Washington (30-2) vs. No. 12 Ohio State (25-9), 6:30 p.m. (ESPN3)

at Gregory Gym

Austin, Texas

No. 6 Wisconsin (26-6) vs. No. 11 Florida (24-6), 4:30 p.m. (ESPN3)

No. 3 Texas (27-2) vs. No. 14 UCLA (24-7), 7 p.m. (ESPN3)

at Wells Fargo Arena

Des Moines, Iowa

No. 2 Minnesota (28-4) vs. Illinois (21-12), 5 p.m. (ESPN3)

No. 7 Penn State (28-5) vs. Hawaii (28-1), 7:30 p.m.

Fourth Round


at San Diego

Kansas-Loyola Marymount winner vs. Southern Cal-Creighton winner, 10 p.m. (ESPNU)

at Lexington, Ky.

BYU-Nebraska winner vs. Washington-Ohio State winner, 3 p.m. (ESPNU)

at Austin, Texas

Wisconsin-Florida winner vs. Texas-UCLA winner, 7 p.m. (ESPNU)

at Des Moines, Iowa

Minnesota-Illinois winner vs. Penn State-Hawaii winner, 5:30 p.m. (ESPNU)


Brad Farha 6 years, 11 months ago

I'll admit, I thought about booking tickets to San Diego. Sadly can't get away this weekend.

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