Volleyball Announces 2008 Schedule
Thursday, July 31, 2008

Nashville --- The Tennessee State University volleyball team, defending Ohio Valley Conference tournament champions, has announced the 2008 schedule.


The Lady Tigers, who made their first NCAA tournament appearance last year, will open up the season on August 29 when they face Kansas State in the Purdue University Tournament. TSU will also match-up with Duke and host Purdue in the tournament.  


The Lady Tigers will be road warriors in the months of August and September. TSU will be away for eight of the first nine matches of the season.


In a few other non-league match-ups, TSU will face the University of Kentucky, Atlantic Sun Tournament Champion Lipscomb University, University of Alabama-Birmingham, and Belmont.


TSU will kick off the season home opener against Alabama A&M on September 16. The match is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in Kean Hall.