Atlantic Coast Conference
Volleyball Schedule

Atlantic Coast Conference
Volleyball Schedules 


The Atlantic Coast Conference has elevated itself to become a member

of the "Power 5" one of the five toughest conferences in Division I

women's volleyball. 


The Tarheels of North Carolina were the unanimous choice by the Atlantic

Coast Conference Coaches to be the top team to beat this season.


Florida State edged out Pitt by one vote and the Fighting Irish, celebrating

the 175th anniversary of Notre Dame's existence this year, came in

fourth. 


North Carolina Tarheels

Florida State Seminoles

Pitt

Notre Dame

NC State

Miami

Duke

Louisville

Georgia Tech

Syracuse

Wake Forest

Virginia Tech

Virginia

Boston College

Clemson



Boston College Eagles



The Eagles open the 2017 season on Friday, August 25 with the Boston

Invitational. Fairfield, Providence and Alabama at Birmingham will be in

attendance for competition.



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Clemson Tigers



The Clemson volleyball program's 2017 schedule features 17 matches at

home in Jervey Gym, 10 in conference play and seven out of conference,

which include two home tournaments.



The Tigers host two tournaments, beginning with the annual Big Orange

Bash on Aug. 25-26, when Bethune-Cookman, Jacksonville and Lamar

come to town.


On Sept. 15-16, Clemson hosts Texas Tech, Georgia Southern and in-state

rival South Carolina in Jervey Gym. The match between the Tigers and

Gamecocks is set for Sept. 16 at 7 p.m.


Clemson travels to New Haven, Conn. and Auburn, Ala. for tournaments on

Sept. 1-2 and Sept. 9, respectively, during the non-conference season.



Florida State Seminoles



Arizona, TCU, Baylor, Colorado State, and Florida will highlight the non-

conference slate, who all competed in the 2016 NCAA Tournament. The

Seminoles will face eight teams that finished the 2016 season within the

top 50 of the NCAA RPI.


Florida State will play in three tournaments to start the season, first

traveling to Waco, Texas to face the host team Baylor at 8 p.m. on Aug.

25. FSU will play a double header on Aug. 26, facing Illinois State at 12:30

p.m. before taking on UC Santa Barbara at 5:30 p.m.


Florida State will travel to Waco, Texas to face the host team Baylor at 8

p.m. on Aug. 25.


FSU will play a double header on Aug. 26, facing Illinois State at 12:30

p.m. before taking on UC Santa Barbara at 5:30 p.m.


The Home2Suites Tallahassee Seminole Volleyball Invitational will be the

first matches played in the historical Tully Gym in 2017, as FSU welcomes

UNC-Asheville on Sept. 1, Colorado State on Sept. 2 and TCU on Sept. 3.


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Miami Hurricanes



The University of Miami volleyball program will host 10 Atlantic Coast

Conference home matches and the UM/FIU Invitational as part of its 2017

regular season schedule.


Miami will open the season at the Southern Miss Invitational on Aug. 25-

26, the first of four non-conference tournaments on the 2017 Canes

schedule.


The Canes open the season on August 25 at 1 p.m., against Little Rock,

before playing at Southern Miss at 8 p.m. followed by a match against

Nicholls State on Aug. 26 at 11 a.m.


The Canes are back on the road in Week 2, for the FGCU Homewood Suites

Classic. Miami opens the tournament with a 4:30 p.m., match against

Florida Atlantic on Sept. 1, before a double header on Sept. 2 against UCF

(1:30 p.m.) and Florida Gulf Coast (7 p.m.).


The following week will see Miami travel to Philadelphia for a tournament

at Temple University. Miami opens the weekend with a match against

Delaware at 3:30 p.m., on Sept. 8 and faces the host Owls at 2 p.m., on

Sept. 9.


After three weekends on the road, the Hurricanes will make their 2017

home debut the weekend of Sept. 15-16 at the UM-FIU Invitational.


Miami's first home match of the year will be against James Madison on

Sept. 15 at 6 p.m. The Canes face Auburn at 10:30 a.m., on Sept. 16 and

finish the weekend with a 6 p.m., match against South Alabama.


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Virginia Cavaliers



The 2017 schedule on Thursday (June 8), which will feature 16 home

matches, including two home tournaments in Memorial Gymnasium.


Aug 25 -26

Virginia opens the season by hosting the Fairfield Inn & Suites Cavalier

Classic on Aug. 25-26. The tournament will feature two matches on Friday

(Aug. 25) with UVA playing Hofstra. Saturday will have four matches, with

the Cavaliers taking on Liberty before closing the tournament against

Villanova.


The Cavaliers play two road tournaments during September, traveling to

the Appalachian Invitational Sept. 1-2 in Boone, N.C. to play ETSU, Towson

and Appalachian State. 


Sept 8 - 9

Virginia will host the Jefferson Cup Sept. 8-9, welcoming VCU, Howard and

Ohio. UVA will play VCU on Friday, then take on Howard and Ohio on

Saturday.


Sept 15 - 16

The non-conference slate concludes with the Central Florida tournament

in Orlando. UVA will play tournament-host UCF (Sept. 15) and Ole Miss

(Sept. 16).



Virginia begins a 20-match Atlantic Coast Conference schedule on the road

before starting conference play at home with in-state rival Virginia Tech on

Sept. 27. Virginia will play home-and-home matches against Florida State,

Louisville, Miami, Notre Dame, Pitt and Virginia Tech.


UVA will also play home matches with Duke, Wake Forest, Clemson and

Georgia Tech. The Cavaliers’ other road trips include matches at NC State,

North Carolina, Boston College and Syracuse.



Wake Forest Demon Deacons



The Demon Deacons 2017 slate features 32 total matches, includes four

non-conference tournaments and 20 conference matches, with 10 at home

and 10 on the road.



The team will play all of its 2017 home matches in he Lawrence Joel

Veterans Memorial Coliseum, as Reynolds Gymnasium continues to be

renovated.


Wake Forest begins its 2017 season with the Spartan-Demon

Deacon Classic, which is held in Greensboro Aug. 25-26. The next

weekend, the Deacs head west to Boulder, Colo. to take part in the Omni

Hotels Tournament on Sept. 1-2. 


On Sept. 8, the Demon Deacons open their home schedule with The Wake

Forest Invitational on Sept. 8-9. The tournament includes Maryland

Eastern Shore, USC Upstate, and William & Mary. 


The Deacs conclude their non-conference schedule with a trip to play in the

Penn State Tournament in State College, Pa. 



Duke Blue Devils



Once again, the Blue Devils compete with the best in college volleyball.


Nearly half of Duke’s 2017 opponents finished the season with 20 or more

wins a year ago.


In addition, the Blue Devils face six NCAA Tournament teams from a year

ago in Colorado State, TCU, Coastal Carolina, North Carolina, Florida State

and Pittsburgh.


Duke faces 11 opponents from 11 different conferences before delving into

Atlantic Coast Conference play the third weekend in September.


Duke kicks off the 2017 campaign with a trip to the

Centennial State to face Colorado State, Central Florida and Northern

Colorado .



The Blue Devils and the Rams clash in the season opener Aug. 25 at 8

p.m., in Fort Collins, Colorado before Duke battles UCF at 1 p.m., and

Northern Colorado at 9 p.m., Aug. 26 in Greeley, Colorado.


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Georgia Tech Ramblin' Wreck



Georgia Tech volleyball slate highlighted by eight 2016 NCAA tournament

participants, two home tournaments and 17 home matches.


Tech opens the season at home on Aug. 25, hosting Auburn as the first

match of the Hyatt Regency Tournament. Tech will also host Furman and

Michigan State (NCAA participant).


GT travels to San Diego for a tournament at San Diego Sept. 1-2, facing off

against the Toreros (NCAA participant), Villanova and Texas (NCAA runner-

up)  before returning to O’Keefe Gymnasium for another tournament Sept.

7-8.


The Jackets cap off their non-conference slate with a matchup against in-

state rival Georgia, traveling to Athens on Sept. 15.



Atlantic Coast Conference play kicks off on the road at Clemson on Sept.

22. Tech returns home for matchups against North Carolina State (Sept.

29) and North Carolina (NCAA participant) on Oct. 1.



North Carolina State Wolfpack



Coming off a record-breaking 2016 campaign, the NC State volleyball

team is set to kick off its 2017 slate this weekend when the eighth-ranked

Kansas Jayhawks and Missouri State Tigers visit Reynolds Coliseum.


The Wolfpack's season opener is Friday at 5:30 p.m. versus Kansas.



For the first time in the history of the program, NC State opens the season

against an opponent ranked in the top 10 of the American Volleyball

Coaches Association (AVCA) poll. The Kansas Jayhawks check in at No. 8 in

the ranking.



Highlighted by 12 matches against 2016 NCAA Tournament teams, the

slate features 16 matches versus teams that finished last season among

the top 100 of the NCAA RPI


The Wolfpack's schedule is also headlined by matchups with six teams that

won their respective conference championships in 2016. Eight of NC

State's 11 non-conference matchups are against teams that advanced to

the NCAA Tournament last season.


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Syracuse Orange



Syracuse opens its 2017 campaign with a four-game tournament at the

Women's Building and will face five 2016 NCAA tournament contenders over the

course of 33 games.


August 25 - 26

The Orange host Colgate, Siena, Niagara and Grand Canyon for a two-day

tournament to start the season at the Women's Building.


Sept 1 - 2

The Orange will match up with Wisconsin and Kansas State in the second

weekend of action of the 2017 slate at the Kansas State tournament in

Manhattan, Kansas.


SU opens the tournament on Friday, September 1 with a 10 a.m. battle

with the Badgers. Syracuse will then face tournament host Kansas State

for a 7:30 p.m. contest. SU will also play Arkansas to end the K-State

tournament.



Sept 8 - 9


Syracuse travels to Dartmouth to face the Big Green, Sacred Heart and

Iona


Sept 15 - 16

The Orange play Bryant, Binghamton and host-team Hofstra in

Hempstead, New York. 


SU opens Atlantic Coast Conference play at home against Boston College

on Wednesday, September 20, before taking a three-game road trip to

Pittsburgh, Duke and Wake Forest.


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UNC Chapel Hill Tar Heels


UNC Coach Sagula
(photo Charlie J)UNC Coach Sagula (photo Charlie J)


Coach Joe Sagula, UNC’s winningest volleyball coach in history, Sagula has

won seven Atlantic Coast Conference championships and led UNC to 14 of

its 18 NCAA Tournament appearances.


Ranked first in the Atlantic Coast Conference Preseason Coaches

poll, the Tarheels fall slate, features three 2016 conference

champions, four top-15 opponents and seven 2016 NCAA Tournament

qualifiers, opens on Aug. 25 in Madison, Wisconsin.


The Tar Heels' home opener is on Friday, Sept. 8, against LIU Brooklyn in

the first of two consecutive nonconference home weekends, while UNC

begins to defend its 2016 Atlantic Coast Conference title on Friday, Sept.

22, at NC State.



The Tar Heels open the year in Madison, Wisconsin, at the annual ACC/Big

Ten Challenge. For the third consecutive season, North Carolina, Louisville,

Minnesota and Wisconsin will square off .


Carolina's nonconference schedule continues on Sept. 2-3 with a trip to

Puerto Rico for the ACC/SEC Puerto Rico Clásico.


In UNC's first-ever regular-season competition outside of the 50 U.S.

states, the Tar Heels and NC State will take on Florida and Auburn in

Bayamon, Puerto Rico.


North Carolina plays the final two weeks of nonconference play at home,

hosting LIU Brooklyn and LSU on Sept. 8-10 in the Carolina Classic, then

taking on Loyola Marymount and Coastal Carolina.


The Tar Heels open Atlantic Coast Conference play at NC State for the

second consecutive season, then host Louisville on Sept. 24 in the first

home conference match. 



Pittsburgh Panthers



The Panthers will host 13 opponents at the Fitzgerald Field House this fall,

including Atlantic Coast Conference match-ups with Florida State and

North Carolina, who were both nationally ranked a year ago and advanced

to the Regional Finals of the NCAA Tournament. 



Pitt has matches versus eight teams that appeared in last year's NCAA

Tournament, including Washington and Creighton


Pitt will open the season  with four non-conference tournaments, which

includes three match-ups at home, three true road matches and six

neutral site contests.


The Panthers travel to three straight tournaments before returning home

to host the Panther Challenge at the Fitzgerald Field House.


In its second weekend, Pitt will travel to Dayton, Ohio for the Dayton

Invitational. The Panthers are set to play Iowa State, in addition to the

Flyers, who Pitt defeated 3-1 in the opening round of the NCAA

Tournament last season at Rec Hall in University Park, Pa.


The Panthers will also spend a weekend at Western Kentucky, in Bowling

Green, Ky. The Hilltoppers, will play host to the Panthers along with Saint

Louis and East Tennessee State. 
 

Pitt will close out non-conference play and open its home slate, as the

squad hosts the Panther Challenge at the Fitzgerald Field House. The two-

day tournament will feature contests against UC Santa Barbara, Eastern

Kentucky and Cleveland State. 



Pitt's Atlantic Coast conference slate will feature six home and home series

and eight individual matches, with 10 of the 20 total contests being played

in Pittsburgh.


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Notre Dame Fighting Irish



The Fighting Irish led by second year Coach Jim McLaughlin have a 32-

game slate that features 16 contests at Notre Dame. 



Aug 25 - 26

For the first time in program history the Irish will open the season in

Compton Family Ice Arena with the Golden Dome Invitational


Notre Dame kicks off the season on Friday, August 25 against  Valparaiso

and then plays a pair of matches on Saturday at 12:30 p.m and 7 p.m.


Sept 1 - 2

The Irish open their road schedule in Ohio at 11 a.m. on Friday, September

1 against VCU followed by a true road contest against Bowling Green at 7

p.m. 

Notre Dame will  take on Toledo at 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 2.


Sept 8 - 9

Notre Dame will also take part in the Coastal Carolina Classic.

The Irish will take on Ohio State Buckeyes along with Florida International

and the hosts Coastal Carolina.


Notre Dame hosts Michigan State in Purcell Pavilion as part of the

Shamrock Invitational at 7 p.m. on Friday, September 15



Louisville



The Cardinals open 2017 season at the fourth-annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge.

The seventh-ranked Badgers (28-5 in 2016) and fourth-ranked Minnesota (29-

4) represent the Big Ten, taking on 11th-ranked North Carolina (29-4) and

Louisville (12-18) from the ACC.



Dani Busboom Kelly, a former University of Louisville assistant coach who

won national titles as a player and assistant coach at Nebraska is the new

Cardinals' head volleyball coach.


More on Louisville Atlantic Coast Conference volleyball schedule. 


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Virginia Tech Hokies



The non-conference slate features road tournaments at Milwaukee,

Arkansas State and Marshall.



Sept 1 - 2

The Hokies will go up against SMU, last year’s champion of the American Athletic

Conference, on September 2 in Jonesboro, Arkansas


Sept 8 - 9

Maryland on September 9 in Huntington, West Virginia.


Sept 15 - 16

Tech opens the home slate with the Hokie Invitational, sponsored by the

Fairfield Inn and Suites in Christiansburg, from September 15-16.


The Hokies start conference play the following weekend on the road

before  facing Louisville on October 6 and Notre Dame on October 8 at

Cassell Coliseum.



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