TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Oct. 1) - This Friday's scheduled Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference volleyball home opener between FAMU and archrival Bethune-Cookman, has been moved to Moore Gymnasium in Daytona Beach, due to the overwhelming Homeoming Weekend schedule on the FAMU campus.
Start time will be 4:00 p.m. Friday on the Bethune-Cookman campus.
The matchup will be huge as both teams are vying for supremacy in the MEAC's Southern Division, after sharing the 2017 title.
FAMU opened its' 2018 title bid with a weekend sweep of the Carolina Twins, North Carolina A&T and North Carolina Central, winning both matches by identical 3-1 scores, to take the early lead in the divisional race.
Meanwhile, Bethune-Cookman (7-9, 0-2 MEAC) dropped both their Carolina Swing matches over the weekend, dropping them to fourth in the division.
NEXT HOME ACTION: FAMU will host a three-match set beginning next Friday at 7:00 p.m. (Oct. 12) against Savannah State, followed by a Saturday, Oct. 13 bout against Alabama A&M (12 Noon), and a Sunday, Oct. 14 clash against South Carolina State. (1:00 p.m.)