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Pepperdine Receives At-Large Bid to NCAA Tournament

Nov. 26, 2006

MALIBU, Calif. - The Pepperdine women's volleyball team received an at-large bid to the 2006 NCAA Championship Tournament Sunday afternoon, marking the 18th time in program history the Waves will be playing in the post season.

The Waves (16-11) finished second in the West Coast Conference (WCC) with an 11-3 record and won eight of its last 10 matches to close out the season.

Pepperdine will face, sub-regional host, Long Beach State Fri., Dec. 1, while the tournament's No. 12 seed Hawaii will face Oregon in the other match. Friday's winning teams will face on Saturday for the right to advance to the regional semi-finals in Honolulu, Hawaii the following week.

Match times and ticket information will be made public as information become available.