JONESBORO, Ark. (11/14/21) – With the regular season wrapped up, the 2021 Sun Belt Conference Volleyball Championship field is set, the league office announced Sunday.
Arkansas State garnered the West No. 4 seed in the 12-team field and will take the court at approximately 2:30 p.m. CT on Thursday, facing East No. 5 seed Georgia State at the Foley Sports Tourism Complex in Foley, Ala.
The Red Wolves finished the season at 15-13 overall, 6-10 in league play, while the Panthers enter the conference tourney with a 7-19 overall ledger and a 4-12 mark in conference action.
The winner of Thursday’s match advances to Friday’s quarterfinal against regular-season conference champion South Alabama, the top seed out of the East Division. All tournament matches will be broadcast live on ESPN+, culminating with the championship match at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 21.
Fans can follow the team on Twitter (@AStateVB) and Instagram (astatevb) along with liking the Arkansas State University Volleyball page on Facebook for the latest news and updates regarding the team.
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