Men’s College Roundup for Jan. 26

With the final full week of January upon us, our new college roundup looks at some of the top teams in the country. Every week, we’ll spotlight a few of the key matchups from the week, while also highlighting athletes who are part of the USA Volleyball National Team Development Program.

Texas Wins Third National Title After Sweeping Louisville

The University of Texas won its third national title Saturday night by defeating Louisville, 3-0 (25-22, 25-14, 26-24) in front of a sellout crowd of 16,953 at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Neb.

Louisville Earns Its First Trip to the NCAA Title Match

The Louisville Cardinals recorded a season-high 19 blocks Thursday night en route to a five-set (25-18, 23-25, 25-22, 22-25, 15-2) victory over Pitt at the NCAA Division Women’s Volleyball Championships in Omaha, Nebraska.

Texas Turns Tables on San Diego to Advance to Championship

The University of Texas Women’s Volleyball Team will play for its fourth NCAA D1 National Championship after beating the University of San Diego 3-1 (26-28, 16-25, 18-25, 20-25) in Thursday’s semifinal at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Neb.

NCAA Semifinalists Have Ties to USA Volleyball NTDP

Players and coaches from all four of the teams in the NCAA D1 Women’s Volleyball National Championship semifinals (Thursday night at 7 and 9:30 p.m. on ESPN) have ties to USA Volleyball’s National Team Development Program and even to its national teams

NTDP Athletes Earn AVCA High School All-America Honors

Thirty-seven athletes with ties to the USA Volleyball National Team Development Program (NTDP) were named to the 2022 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Girls High School All-America Teams in November.

NTDP Winter Training Series to Draw Hundreds of Athletes to SoCal

More than 260 indoor athletes and more than 120 beach athletes are set to learn at the USA Volleyball National Team Development Program’s (NTDP) Winter Training Series on Dec. 27-30 in Southern California

Registration Open for Women’s National Team Open Program

Registration is now open for the 2023 USA Volleyball Women’s National Team Open Program, scheduled for Feb. 24-26 at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs

U20 Beach Teams Sweep Gold, Bronze Medals at NORCECA U23 Event

U.S. U20 beach teams swept the gold and bronze medals on Sunday at the inaugural NORCECA U23 Beach Volleyball Tour event in the Cayman Islands

U20 Beach Pairs Ready to Compete in Cayman Islands

Four pairs from the U.S. U20 Beach National Team will compete this weekend at the first edition of the NORCECA U23 Beach Volleyball Tour at Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman