Six Volleyball Teams Ranked, Five In Top Six
Five of the Pac-12's six ranked teams are among the top six in the latest AVCA Coaches Poll, with league teams occupying the Nos. 2-6 positions. With upsets over the top two teams in the nation last weekend, UCLA and USC made big jumps in the poll and are ranked No. 2 and No. 5, respectively. CALIFORNIA and STANFORD are No. 4 and No. 6, while WASHINGTON inched up to No. 3.
Sitting in first place in the Pac-12 standings and undefeated to start the Conference for the first time since 1987, the Ducks are ranked No. 15 in the nation. UO puts its ranking and record to the test this weekend, traveling to face the Huskies and WASHINGTON STATE.
The Cardinal host ARIZONA STATE in this week's Pac-12 volleyball match of the week on FSN. Check local listings for the tape-delayed broadcast.
USC and UCLA swept the Bank of the West Pac-12 Players of the Week. USC's Kendall Bateman was selected the offensive winner, while UCLA's Kelley Reeves was the defensive honoree and Zoe Nightingale nabbed the freshman of the week nod.
Fri., Sept. 30
ARIZONA at #4 CALIFORNIA*, 7 p.m. PT
ARIZONA STATE at #6 STANFORD* (FSN), 7 p.m. PT
#15 OREGON at #3 WASHINGTON*, 7 p.m. PT
OREGON STATE at WASHINGTON STATE*, 7:30 p.m. PT
#2 UCLA at UTAH*, 7 p.m. MT
#5 USC at COLORADO*, 7 p.m. MT
Sat., Oct. 1
ARIZONA STATE at #4 CALIFORNIA*, 7 p.m. PT
#15 OREGON at WASHINGTON STATE*, 7 p.m. PT
OREGON STATE at #3 WASHINGTON*, 7 p.m. PT
Sun., Oct. 2
ARIZONA at #6 STANFORD*, 1 p.m. PT
#2 UCLA at COLORADO*, 2 p.m. MT
#5 USC at UTAH*, 2 p.m. MT
* Indicates Pac-12 Conference game
Game times local to site
FSN - indicates tape delayed televised broadcast on Fox Sports Net.