Volleyball Fans Invited to Watch Wednesday’s Practices

By NU Athletic Communications
Fans are invited to watch Wednesday's open practice sessions.
Fans are invited to watch Wednesday's open practice sessions.
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Omaha – College volleyball fans can take advantage of a special opportunity on Wednesday. Dec. 13, as all four team practices for this week NCAA Division I Championships at Qwest Center Omaha are open to the public.


Wednesday’s open workout provides fans an opportunity to watch four of the nation’s top programs, as they prepare for a national championship event. The day begins at 10 a.m., as Nebraska takes the court for a 90-minute team workout. Other scheduled practice times for Wednesday are as follows: UCLA (11:35 p.m-1:05); Stanford (1:20-2:50 p.m.) and Washington (2:55-4:25 p.m.).


The national semifinals take place on Thursday, Dec. 14, as No. 4 UCLA (33-3) takes on No. 1 Nebraska (31-1) at 6 p.m. and No. 2 Stanford (29-3) faces No. 6 Washington (29-4) at 8:30 p.m. or 30 minutes following the first semifinal. The national championship match takes place on Saturday, Dec. 16, at 8 p.m.


For more information on the 2006 NCAA Division I Volleyball Championship, visit www.NCAAsports.com.


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