UAlbany is currently riding a three-game win streak — its longest of the year.
(RV) Michigan State is in the midst of a nine-game win streak.
UAB owns a 6-1 clip in neutral site matches this season.
Western Michigan has yet to win a weekend tournament.
Digging Her Way to the Top
Nicole Otero earned her 1500th career dig on Sept. 7 against Western Illinois. Otero becomes just the fourth Great Dane to eclipse the 1,500-dig mark. Her 1,554 career digs put her fourth on the all-time career list.
The Great Danes lead the American East Conference averaging 1.40 aces per set. Danielle Tedesco and Kelly Cameron rank first and second, respectively, amongst the league. Tedesco is posting 0.37 assists per set while Cameron trails slightly with 0.34.
Two-time America East Defensive Specialist of the Year, Nicole Otero is one of two AE defensive specialist to record 150 digs in the early weeks of the season. The senior enters the weekend averaging 4.86 digs per set.