UAB Volleyball To Face DePaul In First Round Of C-USA Tournament

Nov. 13, 2000

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.... The 12th-seeded UAB volleyball team (6-23, 0-16 in Conference USA) will travel to Charlotte, N.C. to face fifth-seeded DePaul (20-11, 10-6 in C-USA) Thursday at 2 p.m. (CT) in first round play of the 2000 Healthy Choice Conference USA Tournament on the campus of the University of North Carolina-Charlotte.

DePaul finished the season fourth in the Conference USA standings and garnered a third place finish in C-USA's American Division. The Blazers finished 12th overall in C-USA and posted a sixth place finish in the National Division. UAB leads the overall series against DePaul 9-8. In their last meeting, Sept. 22nd in Bartow Arena, the Blue Demons posted a 15-9, 15-3, 15-6 victory over the Blazers.

Thursday's winner moves on to face fourth-seeded Houston Friday at 2 p.m. (CT).