The UNO volleyball team was picked to finish ninth in the Summit League preseason poll released Thursday.
Coach Jason Mims firmly believes the best way to find out about your team is through a tough schedule. That’s why he took his fourth UNO men’s soccer team on the road to No. 4 UCLA, the top seed in last year’s NCAA tournament, this week for its second exhibition match of the preseason.
UNO finally becomes eligible for Division I postseason play next year. But Rose Shires said she doesn’t think of her program, entering its final D-I transition season, as a newcomer to the highest level of collegiate volleyball.