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2024 Volleyball Schedule Announced – Arizona State University Athletics

2024 Volleyball Schedule Announced - Arizona State University Athletics

TEMPE – The 2024 Sun Devil Volleyball schedule has been announced, including the first Big 12 slate for Arizona State. ASU will have 12 home matches throughout the season and conference play will begin on September 25 at TCU.

“We are really excited about our 2024 schedule,” second-year head coach JJ Van Niel said. “Our non-conference slate is challenging, and we feel it will prepare us well for our inaugural Big 12 season. The Big 12 race should be an exciting one, and we can’t wait for the Sun Devil community to experience it with us!”

The inaugural Big 12 season for ASU includes nine home matches in conference, 12 total with a tournament at home to wrap up non-conference play. The Sun Devils will face each big 12 team in 2024 at least once. On the schedule, there are eight teams that made the 2023 NCAA Tournament, six of which are in the Big 12. The two non-conference tournament teams are UC Santa Barbara and national runner-up Nebraska.

The season will begin with three-straight weekends on the road for non-conference play. The season will open with a tournament at Lipscomb from August 30 to September 1 where ASU will play the host team as well as Cal Baptist and Butler. The second weekend will be at San Diego, playing UC Santa Barbara, San Diego and St. Johns. Ending the road trip, Arizona State will head to Nebraska for a tournament including the host team Huskers, Long Beach State and Wichita State.

Arizona State will host a tournament from September 19-21 to close out non-conference play. ASU will bring in Prairie View A&M for the home opener on the 19th, Memphis on the 20th and Montana State on the 21st.

To begin Big 12 play, Arizona State will be on the road, heading to TCU on September 25 and then staying in Texas to play at Baylor on September 27. Starting October, the Sun Devils will come back home for three-straight in Tempe, first hosting familiar foe Utah on October 2 before bringing in BYU on October 4. The following weekend will be the first rivalry match with Arizona, hosting the Wildcats on October 19 before going back on the road to…

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