A-State Volleyball Draws UALR in First Round of SBC Tournament

JONESBORO, AR (ASU) — The Arkansas State volleyball squad earned the seventh seed and will face the second seed UALR Trojans in the first round of the 2013 Sun Belt Conference tournament at noon on Thursday, Nov. 21.

The tournament will be hosted by the Troy Trojans at Trojan Arena and will take place from Nov. 21-23.  Western Kentucky earned the top seed of the tournament.

If the Red Wolves are able to defeat UALR Thursday, A-State would advance to play the winner of third seed Texas State and sixth seed Louisiana-Lafayette at 4 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22.

The championship match is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 23 at 1 p.m. and will be available on ESPN3.  All matches can be watched live on www.sunbeltsports.org free of charge.

The Red Wolves completed the 2013 regular season with a 3-2 win over Texas State Sunday at the Convocation Center.  Arkansas State will enter the Sun Belt Conference tournament with a 14-19 record and finish with a 9-9 mark in conference play.