In what must have been the least dramatic Selection Show experience in program history, the unbeaten Louisville volleyball team found out officially Sunday night what it knew already: The Cardinals will be the No. 1 overall seed for the 2021 NCAA tournament.
The moment we knew #GoCards x #NCAAVB pic.twitter.com/psDGegl8Uq— Louisville Volleyball (@UofLVolleyball) November 29, 2021
The Cards will begin their quest for the program’s first national title on Friday night when they host Illinois-Chicago at 7 p.m. inside L&N Federal Credit Union Arena. The winner of Ball State vs. Michigan will be waiting in round two should U of L advance.
You can check out the complete NCAA tournament bracket here.
Texas, the program Louisville stunned in the 2019 Sweet 16, earned the tournament’s No. 2 overall seed. The Cardinals’ biggest ACC rival, Pitt, is the No. 3 seed.
All of the all-session tickets for the first and second round matches in Louisville this weekend are sold out. Everyone who requested tickets were able to receive them. On Wednesday (12/1) at 10 am. The single session tickets will go on sale to the public.
Louisville is looking to become the sport’s first undefeated champion since Penn State pulled off the second of back-to-back perfect seasons in 2009.