Kansas ranked No. 9 in latest AVCA poll
LEXINGTON, Ky. – After the first week of the regular season, Kansas volleyball received a No. 9 ranking in the AVCA Coaches’ Poll released on Monday. The reigning Big 12 champion Jayhawks have been ranked 33-straight times in the AVCA poll, including 27 of the last 28 polls in the top-10.
Kansas (3-0) began the season by winning the Wolfpack Invitational title, hosted by NC State in Raleigh, North Carolina.
The Jayhawks will face five teams ranked in the current top-25, including No. 4 Texas, No. 7 Creighton, No. 13 Kentucky, No. 21 Purdue and No. 25 Iowa State.
KU continues nonconference play at the Wolverine Invitational hosted by Utah Valley this week, facing Utah Valley on Aug. 31, Long Beach State on Sept. 1 and Montana on Sept. 2. The event will be video streamed live on FloVolleyball.com.
Kansas in the 2017 AVCA Coaches’ Poll
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