Nov. 27, 2013
BIG EAST Volleyball fans can see the semifinals and the final of this weekend's BIG EAST Championship streamed live from D.J. Sokol Arena in Omaha, Neb., Nov. 29-30.
The streaming will be available free of charge at:
The semifinals begin Friday, Nov. 29, with regular-season champion Marquette, the No. 1 seed, battling No. 4 seed Butler at 5 p.m. ET. Marquette compiled a 15-1 BIG EAST record. Butler finished 11-5. No. 2 seed Creighton, playing on its home court, meets No. 3 seed Xavier in the second semifinal match. Both teams finished the regular season with 12-4 league records, but Creighton gained the seeding advantage because of its 2-0 mark against the Musketeers.
The Marquette-Butler winner will meet the Creighton-Xavier winner for the BIG EAST title and automatic bid to the 2013 NCAA Championship on Saturday at 6 p.m.
Marquette was the BIG EAST Championship runner-up last year. Creighton, Xavier and Butler are new members of the conference in 2013-14.
For the streaming, Brad Burwell will call the play-by-play and Erin Russell will serve as the analyst.
Live stats of the matches will be available at: