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USA’s Kelsey Robinson’s favorites for Christmas gifts, stocking stuffers

USA Volleyball national-team member Kelsey Robinson is playing professionally this season in Istanbul, Turkey. She has written previously for VolleyballMag.com and has her own blog, Nom and Play, about food and travel. Here are some of her Christmas-gift ideas for tech, travel, style, and, of course, food: The season of giving is upon us. Show More Summary

NCAA: NIVC final set, Concordia wins DII again, coaching openings galore

Ole Miss beat West Virginia 25-23. 25-22, 25-17 on Saturday and will play host to Texas Tech in the NIVC championship match at 7 p.m. Eastern Tuesday. Ole Miss (21-14) of the SEC was led by Emily Stroup, who had 19 kills, two digs and a solo block. Show More Summary

Kansas City-bound: Penn State vs. Nebraska, Stanford vs. Florida

If you’re going to Kansas City, don’t be looking for upstarts. Kevin Hambly is the baby coach of the group, in just his ninth year after eight seasons at Illinois. But he is at the helm of defending-champion Stanford, which dismantled Texas. Show More Summary

Regional finals set: UK-Huskers, Florida-USC, Penn St.-MSU, Stanford-Texas

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The breakdown of Friday’s eight NCAA Tournament volleyball matches

Great players, the hottest teams, coaches with big-time credentials. In essence, the Who’s Who of NCAA Division I women’s college volleyball gets after it today as the NCAA Tournament regional semifinals — the round of 16 — get under way at four sites. Show More Summary

Ultra-competitive Poulter ready to lead Illinois in NCAA round of 16

Illinois junior setter Jordyn Poulter is a competitor. “I want to win games,” Poulter said. “Having fun for me is playing volleyball and being in highly competitive situations and experiencing and playing high-level volleyball. Coming...Show More Summary

Nebraska-Colorado, Kentucky-BYU make for interesting Lexington regional

Nebraska has been the host for plenty of NCAA Tournament regional-round matches. This year, the good news for the Huskers is that they are in the regional round. The good news/bad news is Nebraska (24-8) is playing in Lexington, Kentucky, as the No. Show More Summary

Four women’s coaches — “I wish there were more” — left in NCAA tourney

Perhaps one reason why she’s been so successful for so long is that Florida coach Mary Wise doesn’t accept the status quo. So when asked her thoughts about there being one woman coach in each of the NCAA Tournament regionals — Wise,Show More Summary

Texas Tech, TCU win and play Thursday in NIVC semifinals

The NIVC semifinals are set after Texas Tech and TCU won on Wednesday. They’ll play each other at TCU at 8 p.m. Eastern on Thursday, while West Virginia plays at Ole Miss on Saturday. Texas Tech won its 18th match for the first timeShow More Summary

SANDCAST No. 6: Part 2 of our interview with beach great April Ross

As we learned last week on SANDCAST: Beach Volleyball with Tri Bourne and Travis Mewhirter presented by Marriott Vacation Club Rentals, the cat’s out of the bag: April Ross will play the 2018 season and hopefully beyond with Alix Klineman. Show More Summary

New NVA men’s pro league gets going with Showcase in Las Vegas

The newly formed National Volleyball Association men’s professional league has yet to announce its schedule, but it’s going to kick things off Friday in Las Vegas with its NVA Showcase. There are eight teams competing and the leagueShow More Summary

Maryland’s Aird analyzes B1G Invitational: Penn State, Illinois and Michigan State

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Alix Klineman gambled and it paid off. A Q&A with April Ross’s new partner

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MotorMVB’s efforts paying off as boys, men’s volleyball gain momentum

In December 2016, USA Volleyball men’s national-team and UCLA men’s coach John Speraw, Wade Garard, Paul Tashima, four-time Olympian Lloy Ball, Marin Gjaja and Kelly Goodsel co-founded the MotorMVB Foundation, Inc. as an organization dedicated to the notion that philanthropy can accelerate growth of men’s volleyball. Show More Summary

All the recaps: Five seeds fall as NCAA Tournament round of 16 is set

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NCAA tourney: Florida, Utah into regionals, Missouri, NC State among winners

Through 34 matches of the NCAA Tournament, there was one upset and Howard took a set off top-seeded Penn State. Missouri knocked off No. 19 Kansas on Friday and in what many would consider a surprise NC State beat Oregon State, but all 16 seeds are through. Show More Summary

Florida, Miami, Utah, Purdue win, Friday’s NCAA schedule, NIVC results

Florida beat Alabama State, Miami ousted College of Charleston, Utah bounced Cleveland State and Purdue eliminated High Point, so all are on to the second round as the NCAA Tournament got under way Thursday. The rest of the field gets...Show More Summary

Gray, Hentz hope for repeat “so badly” as Stanford begins NCAA title defense

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Sun Belt’s Chanticleers, senior leader Hardeman ready for NCAA challenge

They say change can be a good thing. Coastal Carolina University can attest to that. The Chanticleers (one of the more unique nicknames and well-done logos in college sports) from Conway, S.C., have what amounts to a total of five new...Show More Summary

Beach notes: AVP announces it 2018 schedule, FIVB Sydney results

The AVP caught the beach-volleyball world by surprise this week by announcing its 2018 schedule, something it had not so early in the recent past. By all accounts, the AVP had a tremendous 2017 and will maintain the same eight venues and weekends for 2018, continuing the AVP’s strategy of having events in large metropolitan centers. Show More Summary

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