CSU and Denver Head to NCAA Tournament

Updated: December 1, 2016

Both Colorado State and the University of Denver will represent the State of Colorado in the NCAA Volleyball Tournament this weekend. Denver earned the automatic big to the tournament by winning the Summit League under the direction of head coach Tom Hogan. They drew a tough opening round matchup with Stanford, but if there’s a team built to spring an upset, it might be the Pioneers. Listen to Tom Hogan’s conversation with Colorado Corner:

Colorado State University is also to the NCAA Tournament with a trip to Washington facing Kentucky and then likely the hosts in the balance. For a 22nd year in getting to the NCAA Tournament, Tom Hilbert has a young Ram team poised to experience the NCAA Tournament for a first time. Listen to Tom’s conversation with Colorado Corner:

Colorado State has found a leader in junior Sanja Cizmic. She put down a career high 27 kills in the final match of the regular season against Wyoming. Listen to her conversation with Colorado Corner: