Published on November 20, 2016 by Philip Poole
Samford’s volleyball Bulldogs will play for the Southern Conference tournament title at 6 p.m. Monday (Nov. 21) at Samford’s Pete Hanna Center.
The 4th seed Bulldogs will face 3rd seed Chattanooga. The Bulldogs swept top-seeded East Tennessee State University Sunday to reach the tournament finals.
Samford hosted the tournament in 2011, when the Bulldogs won the tournament title. They added a second SoCon tournament title in 2014.
SoCon Tournament Central
About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.