DENTON The Mean Green volleyball team will be the overall No. 4 seed in the Johnny Carino’s Sun Belt Conference Volleyball Tournament, beginning Thursday at the North Texas Volleyball Center.
North Texas beat Denver on Saturday, and after a New Orleans loss on Sunday it was the Mean Green that claimed the outright SBC West division title.
Cassie Headrick’s group will open up with New Orleans at 7:30 on Thursday.
The rest of the tournament bracket shapes up as follows:
Thursday, November 16
12:00 p.m. - Game 1 - #1 Middle Tennessee vs. #8 Florida Atlantic
2:30 p.m. - Game 4 - #3 Florida International vs. #6 Arkansas State
5:00 p.m. - Game 3 - #2 Western Kentucky vs. #7 Denver
7:30 p.m. - Game 2 - #4 North Texas vs. #5 New Orleans
Friday, November 17, 2006
5:00 p.m. - Game 5 - G1 winner vs. G 2 winner
7:30 p.m. - Game 6 - G3 winner vs. G 4 winner
Saturday, November 18, 2006
3:00 p.m. - Game 7 - G 5 winner vs. G 6 winner
Every game of the 2006 Johnny Carino’s Sun Belt tournament will be web cast live on the conference’s website, www.sunbeltsports.org, and the league’s championship match will air live on ESPN Regional.