BTN.com staff, BTN.com staff, November 5, 2011
The Michigan State volleyball team (18-7, 7-6 Big Ten) swept past Iowa (11-15, 1-12 Big Ten), 3-0, on Friday, Nov. 4 in Iowa City, Iowa, to open the first of four straight road contests. For MSU, seniors Jenilee Rathje and Kyndra Abron, and sophomore Alexis Mathewseach tallied double-digit kill numbers against the Hawkeyes. Watch the highlights of that game now. Dive inside for coverage of the Michigan-Nebraska and Penn State-Minnesota match-ups.
The No. 23-ranked University of Michigan volleyball team had four players in double-figure kills and won the first set but dropped the next three as No. 2 Nebraska rallied for the 3-1 win (17-25, 26-24, 25-20, 25-21) on Friday night (Nov. 4) at the NU Coliseum. Watch highlights of the action from our Student U broadcast team:
Meanwhile, The sixth-ranked Penn State women's volleyball team defeated No. 15 Minnesota, 3-2 (27-25, 25-17, 23-25, 23-25, 15-12) Friday night. The Nittany Lions (18-5, 11-2 Big Ten) totaled 17.5 team blocks and held Minnesota to zero on their way to victory. Watch now as Ariel Scott and Mike Wolf recap the game:
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