NCAA Volleyball Tournament First and Second Rounds - Lexington, Ky.

For a program-record 10th consecutive season, the Kentucky volleyball team earned an NCAA Tournament bid. Seeded 13th in the 64-team field, UK and Memorial Coliseum will host the first and second rounds of the tournament for the third consecutive year.

The Wildcats (26-5, 15-3 Southeastern Conference) will make their 16th NCAA appearance in program history and host Oakland at 7:30 p.m. ET Friday, December 5. Lipscomb will face Ohio State in the first match at 5 p.m. in Memorial Coliseum, while the winners will square off in the second round on Saturday at 7 p.m. ET.


Friday, December 5

  • Match One - Ohio State def. Lipscomb 3-0
  • Match Two - No. 13 Kentucky def. Oakland 3-0

Saturday, December 6

  • Match Three - Ohio State vs. Kentucky, 7 p.m. ET

Winner advances to the Louisville Regional.



Full ticket information is available on the tickets page.

All session tickets will go on sale at 9:00 am ET on Monday, December 1. Tickets will be sold first-come, first-serve. Tickets may be purchased via the following methods:

  • By calling the UK Ticket Office at (800) 928-2287 or (859) 257-1818 - Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-4:00 pm
  • In person at the UK Ticket Office in the Joe Craft Center
  • Ordering online

Single session tickets will go on sale on Friday, December 5th at 9:00 am ET.

*Note - Olympic Sports Passes and UK Employee IDs are not valid for admission to post-season events.

Ticket Type All-Session Single-Session*
Reserved Seating (all ages) $12 $8
General Admission Adult (Ages 19+) $10 $7
General Admission Senior Citizen (65+) $6 $5
General Admission Youth (Ages 3-18) $6 $5
Children Ages 2 & under (General Admission seating only) Free Free