TUSCALOOSA, Ala.- The University of Alabama volleyball team heads on the road for its final conference matches of the season as the Tide takes on No. 7 Florida Friday, Nov. 16 at 7:00 p.m. ET, before heading to South Carolina to take on the Gamecocks Sunday, Nov. 18 at 1:30 p.m. ET. The Tide’s match with South Carolina is featured as the SEC Match of the Week and will air on FSN South.
“This weekend is going to be really fun and I am so excited to see how our team closes out the regular season,” said Alabama head coach Judy Green. “It is the best time for our team to be playing is best volleyball of the season.”
Alabama, 12-6 in the SEC and 15-12 overall, is currently tied for second place in the Western division with Ole Miss. The Crimson Tide also sits in second place in digs behind Tennessee with 18.46 per game.
The Tide heads into the match with Florida on a two-match losing streak after falling to Ole Miss and LSU last weekend. Florida comes into the match on a seven-match winning streak after defeating Tennessee and Kentucky on the road last week. Alabama looks to close the series gap with the Gators as the Tide trails 5-27 all-time after a 1-3 loss to Florida in the CAVE. Alabama took a game from the Gators for the first time since 2000.
Alabama’s match with the Gamecocks is featured as the SEC Match of the Week and will air live on FSN South. The Tide leads the all-time series with South Carolina 18-12 after a 3-1 victory earlier this season.
Live statistics for both matches will be available on www.rolltide.com and viewers can tune in to the South Carolina match via the FSN South network.
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