Kentucky to Open Season at Mortar Board Premier
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The 24th-ranked Kentucky volleyball team opens its 2016 campaign on Friday, Aug. 26, competing in the Mortar Board Premier in West Lafayette, Indiana. The team will begin the tournament with a double header, taking on Washington State at noon before playing Wyoming at 5 p.m. The Wildcats will wrap up the tournament on Saturday, facing off with host No. 20 Purdue at 6 p.m. in the tournament’s marquee match.
Kentucky has won four of its past five season openers, including last season against top-25 Michigan State. The Wildcats have never faced Washington State or Wyoming under 12th-season head coach Craig Skinner’s direction, but will confront Purdue for the fourth time in Skinner’s tenure at Kentucky.
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|#24 Kentucky at Mortar Board Premier|
Washington State (8/26; Noon)
Wyoming (8/26; 5:30 p.m.)
Purdue (8/27; 6 p.m.)
West Lafayette, Indiana
Match Notes: UK |WSU |WYO |PUR
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TV: BTN2Go (Purdue Match Only)