COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s volleyball team (25-5, 15-5 Big Ten) was selected as a No. 9 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Buckeyes will host the first and second rounds on Friday and Saturday inside the Covelli Center. View the full bracket HERE.
Ohio State is set to face Howard on Friday at 7 p.m. after the 5 p.m. match between North Carolina and Tennessee wraps up. The winner of each match will advance to Saturday’s second-round match at 6 p.m.
The Buckeyes concluded the regular season with a 25-5 overall record and a 15-5 record in Big Ten matches, finishing in a tie for third in the conference. OSU began the season on a 10-match win streak, including a four-set victory over then-No. 4 Washington, to go undefeated in non-conference play. Ohio State went 12-1 at home this season, earning four ranked wins in Columbus. The Buckeyes finished the regular season on a seven-match win streak. OSU wrapped up the regular season ranked in the top three in the conference in nine statistical categories, including the league lead in assists per set (13.84), opponent assists per set (10.26), kills per set (14.92) and opponent service aces per set (.80).
Be sure to come support Ohio State women’s volleyball inside the Covelli Center for the first and second rounds of the NCAA Tournament. Tickets for the NCAA Tournament first and second rounds will be available through Ticketmaster.com.
The NCAA Final Four will be held in Columbus at Nationwide Arena on Dec. 16 and 18. Visit HERE for more information.