Bruins Earn #14 National Seed, Host First and Second Round
Nov. 30, 2008
LOS ANGELES - The UCLA women's volleyball team earned a #14-national seed in this year's NCAA Tournament and will host the first and second rounds, which begin on Friday at Pauley Pavilion. The Bruins (20-10, 9-9 Pac-10) will host LSU (18-9, 13-7 SEC) in the first round at 8 p.m., while San Francisco (22-7, 11-3 WCC) and Duke (24-8, 15-5 ACC) square off at 5:30 p.m. The winners of the two matches will play in the second round on Saturday at 7 p.m.
Single-game tickets are $10 for adult general admission and $6 for student and youth general admission, while all-session tickets are $18 (adult) and $10 (student/youth).
The Bruins concluded the regular season with a three-set sweep of cross-town rival USC on Friday. UCLA finished with its 10th-straight, 20-win season and were tied for fifth in the Pac-10.
LSU has won six in a row heading into the NCAA Tournament, finishing first in the Southeastern Conference's Western Division. San Francisco placed second in the West Coast Conference, while Duke were the co-Atlantic Coast Conference Champions.