NCAA Volleyball Regional Info

PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM The Boilermakers are looking to earn their second straight regional final berth when they take on Florida State on Friday.
PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM
The Boilermakers are looking to earn their second straight regional final berth when they take on Florida State on Friday.
PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM

Dec. 4, 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Boilermaker volleyball team will play in the NCAA Regional Semifinal against No. 21 Florida State in Minneapolis, Minn., on Friday. The match, which is set for a 6 p.m. ET first serve, will be played in the Sports Pavilion and air on ESPN3.com.

All-session tickets will be available on Monday, while single-session tickets go on sale on Friday, December 9. All-session seating prices are: $25 for reserved chairback seating, $20 for general admission (adult) and $15 for general admission (student/youth/senior). Single-session pricing is: $15 for reserved chairbacks, $12 for general admission (adult) and $10 for general admission (student/youth/senior).

Open practices for all four participating teams will take place on Thursday, Dec. 8. Open practices are slated to begin at noon and go in 90 minute increments throughout the day.

The regional semifinal matches are slated for 6 p.m. ET (No. 12 seed Florida State vs. No. 5 seed Purdue) and 8 p.m. ET (No. 4 seed Iowa State vs. No. 13 seed Minnesota). Both matches will air on ESPN3.com. Saturday's regional final match will air on ESPNU at 9:30 p.m.

Live watch links are Florida State vs. Purdue and Iowa State vs. Minnesota. The live link for Saturday's match will be here.

The Boilermakers are seeking their second straight regional final appearance and third in program history (also 1982). Eighth-ranked Purdue is currently 29-4 on the season, their best mark since 1985 (34-4) and have won their last four matches, including wins over Morehead State and Louisville in the NCAA first and second rounds at home last weekend.