After going up on Rice 2-0 at the break, the WKU volleyball team (14-4, 2-0) found itself in a dogfight before edging the Owls (11-5, 1-1) in a five-set thriller (25-13, 25-21, 20-25, 21-25, 18-16) on Sunday in E.A. Diddle Arena.
The WKU volleyball team (13-4, 1-0) opened its time in Conference USA on the right foot, pulling out a 3-0 win (25-22, 26-24, 25-13) at Louisiana Tech (7-8, 0-2) on Friday night in the Thomas Assembly Center.
The WKU volleyball team (12-4) begins a new chapter this weekend, turning its attention to Conference USA action, as the Lady Toppers open their inaugural slate of league play with a trip to Louisiana Tech (7-7, 0-1) on Friday before hosting Rice (10-4) on Sunday.
In its last non-conference match of the season, the WKU volleyball team (12-4) shut out Tennessee Tech (5-11) 3-0 on Tuesday night in E.A. Diddle Arena by scores of 25-18, 25-7, 25-13.
With its final non-conference match of the season in front of it, the WKU volleyball team (11-4) will host Tennessee Tech (5-10) on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. CT, as the match is also the team's annual "Dig 4 Pink" match.