LBSU men's volleyball begins preseason at USC Fall Tournament this weekend
Oct. 18, 2012
LONG BEACH - The Long Beach State men's volleyball team will make the short trip to Los Angeles on Saturday, Oct. 20, for the preseason USC Fall Tournament at the Galen Center Pavilion.
The 49ers are slated to open the nine-team tournament against defending national champion UC Irvine at 8 a.m. They then return to the court for three-straight matches, taking on MPSF foes Cal State Northridge (11:30 a.m.), Cal Baptist (3 p.m.) and Stanford (4:45 p.m.).
Admission is free and all matches will be played at the Galen Center Pavilion, which is adjacent to the Galen Center. The volleyball courts are on the upstairs level.
Matches will be the best of three sets with the first two played to 25 points and the third to 15 points. If a match is decided after two sets, the teams have the option of playing a non-counting third set.
USC Fall Tournament
8 a.m. UC Irvine vs. Long Beach State (Court 3) 11:30 a.m. Long Beach State vs. Cal State Northridge (Court 2) 3 p.m. Long Beach State vs. Cal Baptist (Court 2) 4:45 p.m. Stanford vs. Long Beach State (Court 2)