The Southwestern Athletic Conference has announced its 2021 SWAC Volleyball Tournament seedings.
SWAC Regular Season Champion Jackson State is the #1 seed (15-1 SWAC), while Florida A&M enters the tournament as the #2 seed (14-2 SWAC).
Arkansas-Pine Bluff claimed the #3 seed (13-3 SWAC) followed by #4 seed Alabama State (12-4 SWAC). Grambling State is the #5 seed (8-8 SWAC) and Southern (7-9 SWAC) is the #6 seed.
Prairie View A&M (7-9 SWAC) and Texas Southern (6-10 SWAC) will enter the tournament as the #7 and #8 seeds respectively.
The 2021 SWAC Volleyball Tournament is slated to be played on Nov. 19-21 in Huntsville, Ala. on the campus of Alabama A&M University.
Each tournament quarterfinal and semifinal match is scheduled to be carried live on the SWAC Digital Network, while the championship match will be carried live on ESPN+
|Date||Volleyball Tournament Schedule||Time||Watch|
|Nov. 19||Match 1: #1 Jackson State vs. #8 Texas Southern||11:00 am||SDN|
|Nov. 19||Match 2: #4 Alabama State vs. #5 Grambling State||1:30 pm||SDN|
|Nov. 19||Match 3: #3 Arkansas-Pine Bluff vs. #6 Southern||4:00 pm||SDN|
|Nov. 19||Match 4: #2 Florida A&M vs. #7 Prairie View A&M||6:30 pm||SDN|
|Nov. 20||Match 5: Winner of Match 1 vs. Winner of Match 2||2:00 pm||SDN|
|Nov. 20||Match 6: Winner of Match 3 vs. Winner of Match 4||4:00 pm||SDN|
|Nov. 21||Match 7: SWAC Volleyball Championship||3:00 pm||ESPN+|
About the SWAC
The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is considered one of the premier HBCU conferences in the country and currently ranks among the elite in the nation in terms of HBCU alumni playing with professional sports teams.
Current championship competition offered by the league includes competition for men in Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Indoor Track and Field, Outdoor Track and Field and Tennis.
Women’s competition is offered in the sports of Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Indoor Track and Field, Outdoor Track and Field, Soccer, Softball, Tennis and Volleyball.
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