Southern Illinois will open the 2012 MVC Tournament taking on No. 5 Illinois State Thursday night in Springfield, Mo.
Nov. 18, 2012
ST. LOUIS-- The Southern Illinois University volleyball team will be the No. 4 seed in the 2012 Missouri Valley Conference Championship Nov. 22-24 in Springfield, Mo.
With SIU's victory over Indiana State on Saturday night, the Salukis secured the fourth seed.
No. 4 Southern Illinois takes on No. 5 Illinois State in the tournament opener on Thursday, Nov. 22, at 5:00 p.m., followed by No. 3 Wichita State vs. host and No. 6 Missouri State at 7:30 p.m. The game one winner between SIU/ILS will take on No. 1 Creighton on Friday evening at 5:00 p.m. in the first semifinal while the WSU/MSU winner will face No. 2 UNI in the second semifinal at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
Semifinal winners will face off for the Missouri Valley Conference automatic berth into the NCAA Volleyball Championship on Saturday, Nov. 24 at 7:07 p.m.
The Salukis make their 14th tournament appearance in 31 seasons, and the teams first since 2009. The 2009 team entered as the No. 6 seed falling to Wichita State in the first round.
|Friday, Aug 29|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||4:00 PM|
|Saturday, Aug 30|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||10:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||5:00 PM|
|Tuesday, Sept 2|
|Women's Volleyball||Murfreesboro, Tenn.||6:00 PM|
|Friday, Sept 5|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||9:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||4:30 PM|
|Sunday, Sept 7|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||1:00 PM|
|Friday, Sept 12|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||11:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||1:00 PM|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||5:00 PM|