Provided by Texas Tech Athletics
The Texas Tech volleyball will make its first appearance in the National Invitational Volleyball Championship on Thursday, Nov. 30, as they face SMU in the opening round of the tournament. First serve is slated for 4 p.m., inside Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, Texas.
The Red Raiders (15-14, 4-12) were selected as an at-large team to the NIVC Sunday evening, marking their first postseason appearance since 2001. Texas State (24-9, 14-2 Sun Belt) will host Rice (21-8, 11-3 C-USA) Thursday evening in the other first round match, with the winners to square off Friday at 6:30 p.m.