The Utes, which the Cougars defeated 3-2 in Salt Lake City on September 14, are the No. 11 seed and will host first- and second-round matches.
"This was a step that we felt like we were capable of making this year", Flory said in a press release.
"It's nearly to a point where, in any kind of tournament play, the committee looks at you've got a KU team qualified and a Missouri team qualified, what could be better than let's just have them play each other?" "So that's certainly going to be showing on Friday night".
J&K: Terrorists kill off duty soldier Irfan Dar in Shopian
Dar was posted at an army unit in Bandipora, North Kashmir and was visiting home on leave for 10 days. Former J&K chief minister Omar Abdullah also condemned the Territorial Army jawan's killing.
Athletes who assemble for NCAA tournament selection-show watch parties tend to stay pretty close to the script. First-round matchup appears on the TV screen and the players cheer, sometimes in hollow fashion.
The victor of Wednesday's match moves on to face the victor of Stephen F. Austin (26-7, Southland) and Ole Miss (16-14, SEC), which face off at 6 p.m. CT Wednesday. Friday's winners will meet on Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
If the Huskers win two matches in Lincoln, they could be headed to Lexington, the regional site from which they advanced during the 2015 NCAA title run. The Postseason NIVC features 16 first-round games, followed by eight second-round games, four third-round games, two semifinal games and the championship. Kentucky (26-3), which earned the No. 4 seed, is ranked sixth in the AVCA poll.
Cold start Monday with another pleasant & sunny afternoon
That will result in scattered showers across the area, with a few mountain snow flurries possibly by early Friday morning. Another cold front will move in from the north Wednesday night, reinforcing the cooler air over the state for Thursday .
"We're excited to battle, we're excited to go out and compete, that's all we have to say", Anae said. It's not like they haven't played great opposition, great opponents. 24 Ohio State (9/10), No. 23 Michigan State (9/15) and No. 21 Florida State (10/1).
Notre Dame (22-9, 12-8 ACC) finished the regular season strong, winning six of its last seven matches to build momentum heading into postseason play. Since then, the Huskers are 8-0, losing just two sets. "It is what it is, but nothing surprises me anymore with the committee and the tournament. So we will see how long we can keep it going". The Big Ten has three teams seeded (No. 1 Penn State, No. 5 Nebraska, No. 7 Minnesota) and also got the Spartans, Wisconsin, Illinois, Purdue, and MI into the 64-team field - a total of eight selections.
As disappointing as the second round defeat was for Baylor, Staiger said it has helped grow into a more mature and complete team heading into the NCAA Tournament now. The Cardinals will face Northern Iowa in the first round in Minneapolis.
Ole Miss removes Matt Luke's interim tag
How Luke concluded his address to the team caught the players' attention, and I expect it received the same response from Bjork. OHT has compiled a list of potential head coaches we would like to see on the Ole Miss sideline in the future.