The NCAA Women’s Beach Volleyball Committee announced today the 16-team field for the 2022 National. The Tournament is scheduled to take place May 5-8 in Gulf Shores, Alabama. The first round of the 16-team tournament is single elimination.
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Date: May 5-8
Where: Gulf Shores, Alabama
TV Channel: ESPNU (Streams Anywhere)
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The Hatters earned the second-ever automatic qualifier bid after winning the sixth ASUN Championship in program history. Stetson defeated No. 20 FGCU and became the first team to win the title by a final score of 3-0. Meanwhile, UCLA earned itself an at-large bid tallying a 31-7 record and remaining in the top 5 in the AVCA Beach Volleyball Coaches poll all season.
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The event will be televised live by ESPN networks, with ESPNU providing live coverage on Wednesday, May 4 starting at 10 a.m. and Friday, May 6 at 10 a.m. ET. Live coverage will continue Saturday, May 7 on ESPN2, starting at 2 p.m. ET and Sunday, May 8 at 12:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2. The championship dual will air on ESPN2 Sunday, May 8, at 4 p.m. ET. How To Watch NCAA National Collegiate Women's Beach Volleyball 2022 game Day Pass $9.99.
National Collegiate Women's Beach Volleyball 2022 First Round Schedule
Florida Atlantic vs Stanford, 9 a.m. CT, ESPNU
LSU vs California Berkeley, 10 a.m. CT, ESPNU
Loyola Marymount vs Hawaii, 11 a.m. CT, ESPNU
Southern California vs Martin, noon CT, ESPNU
TCU vs TAMU-Corpus Christi, 1 p.m. CT, ESPNU
UCLA vs Stetson, 2 p.m. CT, ESPNU
Florida State vs Cal Poly, 3 p.m. CT, ESPNU
Grand Canyon vs Georgia State, 4 p.m. CT, ESPNU
May 6: First round of the double-elimination bracket with winning teams advancing to the second elimination round
May 7: Double elimination play continues; by day’s end, one team will advance to the national championship dual while the two remaining teams advance for the final dual in the elimination bracket.
May 8: The final elimination round takes place at 12:30 p.m. (ET) and the winning team advances to the National Championship, played at 4 p.m. (ET)