BOCA RATON, Fla. - The Florida Atlantic University volleyball team will officially open its home schedule this weekend when it hosts the FAU Invitational. Stetson, North Dakota State and Savannah State will make up the rest of the field. The Owls will play Stetson and SSU on Friday at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., respectively. NDSU will take the court against the Owls at 9 a.m. on Saturday.
Last Week: After having its originally-scheduled tournament at USF canceled due to Hurricane Irma, the Owls (6-2) swept both their matches at the Spartan Spiketacular, hosted by UNC-Greensboro, over the host Spartans and Coastal Carolina.
History: FAU leads the all-time series with Stetson 35-4, including a sweep of the Hatters in DeLand on the opening weekend of the season. FAU won the only previous with Savannah State, back in 2011. The Owls will be meeting NDSU for the first time ever.
Coverage: Live stats and live paid video of all FAU matches will be available at fausports.com.
Upcoming: The Owls open Conference USA competition against defending champion WKU on Friday, Sept. 22, followed by a trip to Bethune-Cookman on Sunday, Sept. 24.