2011 Penn State Women’s Volleyball Schedule

Penn State has now posted its 2011 Women’s Volleyball schedule, which we’ve posted below. Throughout the season we’ll be updating the Schedule page (see the menu at the top of this page) with match results, statistics, and recaps. (Note: The opponent’s names are linked to their respective team websites. The listed venues are linked to a description of the facility.)

2011 Schedule: 25-8 Final Record (16-4 Big Ten) (Updated 12-10-11)

Date (Time)OpponentSiteMedia Match ResultDigNittany RecapMatch Stats
8/26/1 (8:00 p.m. ET)Oregon Rockvale Outlet/AVCA College Volleyball Showcase , University Park, PA (Rec Hall)

Live TV: BTN
L (1-3)Ducks Drop LionsStats
8/27/11 (8:00 p.m. ET)USC Rockvale Outlet/AVCA College Volleyball Showcase , University Park, PA (Rec Hall)

Live TV: BTN
W (3-2)Lions Top TrojansStats
9/2/11 (11:00 a.m. ET)Miami (OH)University of Pittsburgh Tournament , Pittsburgh, PAGameTracker
W (3-0)PSU RecapStats
9/2/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)University of PittsburghUniversity of Pittsburgh Tournament , Pittsburgh, PAW (3-0)PSU RecapStats
9/3/11 (10:00 a.m. ET)University of New HampshireUniversity of Pittsburgh Tournament , Pittsburgh, PAW (3-0)PSU RecapStats
9/9/11 (8:30 p.m. ET) StanfordNike Volleyball Big Four Classic, Palo Alto, CA (Maples Pavilion)L (1-3)PSU RecapStats
9/10/11 (7:30 p.m. ET)TexasNike Volleyball Big Four Classic, Palo Alto, CA (Maples Pavilion)L (2-3)Sky Holds Firm After PSU Loss to Texas

PSU Recap
9/16/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)Long Island UniversityUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)W (3-0)Blackbirds Soar (then Lions Roar)

PSU Recap
9/17/11 (10:00 a.m. ET)RutgersUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)Replay - BTN Student U -- 9-19-11 at noonW (3-0)Knights Out – Penn State Sweeps RutgersGameTracker
9/17/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)Florida Gulf CoastUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)W (3-1)Eagles Pounce on Nittany Lions in First SetStats
9/21/11 (8:00 p.m. ET)@NebraskaLincoln, NE (NU Coliseum)Live TV: BTNL (2-3)Lions Fall Short in Comeback Bid Against HuskersStats
9/24/11 (8:00 p.m. ET)@IowaIowa City, IA (Carver Hawkeye Arena)W (3-0)Penn State Starts Slow, Ends Fast, in 3-1 Win over Iowa Stats
9/30/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)WisconsinUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)W (3-0)PSU RecapStats
10/1/11 (6:00 p.m. ET)MinnesotaUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)Live TV: BTNW (3-0)Monday Rewind – Minnesota v. PSUStats
10/5/11 (8:00 p.m. ET)NorthwesternUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)Live TV: BTNW (3-2)Yikes! Penn State Squeaks by Northwestern 3-2 Stats
10/8/11 (8:00 p.m. ET)IllinoisUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)Tape Delay: BTN (10/10/11)L (2-3)Lions Fall to Illini in Five (We’re Skipping the Ledge) Stats
10/14/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)@PurdueWest Lafayette, Ind. (Holloway Gymnasium)BTN - live streamW (3-1)Lions Take Down BoilermakersStats
10/15/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)@IndianaBloomington, Ind. (University Gymnasium)

BTN - live streamW (3-0)Hoosiers Fight Odds. Odds (and PSU) Win 3-0Stats
10/19/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)Ohio StateUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)Live Stream BTN.comW (3-0)Slay Sparks Penn State Over OSUStats
10/22/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)MichiganUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)Tape Delay: ESPN2 (airs 10/23/11 at 1:00 p.m. ET)W (3-0)Monday Rewind: Michigan Match; Micha Interview; More Stats
10/28/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)IowaUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)W (3-1)Cupcake Aliens? Iowa Gives Penn State a Halloween ScareStats
10/29/11 (8:00 p.m. ET)NebraskaUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)Live TV: BTNW (3-1)Statement Game: Penn State 3-1 over NebraskaStats
11/4/11 (9:00 p.m. ET)@MinnesotaMinneapolis, MN (Sports Pavilion)Live TV: BTNW (3-2)Penn State Blocks Gopher Comeback (Hancock Breaks Record)Stats
11/6/11 (2:00 p.m. ET)@WisconsinMadison, WI (Wisconsin Field House)L (2-3)Monday Rewind: Wisconsin On, Penn State Not Stats
11/11/11 (8:00 p.m. ET)@IllinoisChampaign-Urbana, IL (Huff Hall)L (0-3)Illinois Wins 3-0Stats
11/12/11 (8:00 p.m. ET)@NorthwesternEvansville, IL (Welsh-Ryan Arena)W (3-0)Sunday Rewind: Penn State vs. NorthwesternStats
11/18/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)IndianaUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)W (3-0)PSU RecapStats
11/19/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)PurdueUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)W (3-1)PSU RecapStats
11/23/11 (7:00 p.m. ET)@Ohio StateColumbus, OH (St. John Arena)W (3-1)Goodbye Columbus: Penn State Tops Buckeyes 3-1Stats
11/26/11 (tbd)@Michigan StateEast Lansing, MI (Jenison Field House)W (3-1)PSU RecapStats
12/2/11NCAA 1st Round: vs. LibertyUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)W (3-0)NCAA Tournament Update (PSU Downs Liberty 3-0)Stats
12/3/11NCAA Second Round vs. DelawareUniversity Park, PA (Rec Hall)W (3-0)Sweet 16 for Penn State (Bring on the Bruins)Stats
12/9/11 Lexington RegionalLexington, KY Memorial ColiseumL (0-3)Goodbye Pete: UCLA Downs Penn State in Sweet 16Stats