November 26, 2008
Third-seeded Bears Enter Tournament With Confidence
MATCH NOTES: Big Sky Conference tournament
- The Bears, playing in their third straight Big Sky Conference
volleyball tournament, will first look to make it 3-0 this season
against Sacramento State.
- Northern Colorado swept the Hornets at home this seaon and then defeated them in Sacramento 3-2 -- one of only two home defeats for Sac. State this season.
- A quarterfinal win would earn the Bears a date with second-seeded Portland State. Northern Colorado split the season series with the Vikings.
- If all other seeds hold, Northern Colorado would face top-squad Eastern Washington in the final. The Bears split with them this year, too.