Live Blog coming…..
First time blogger…bear with me…Normal guy couldn’t make it, but I will do my best!
Decent crowd! TAMU upset Nebraska last week, now tonight the Tigers will upset them!
Catie Wilson with Tigers first point off block 1-1
Mizzou Student Section making a difference! Paola kill makes it 4-4
Catie Wilson strikes again on the overpass 6-7
Jules K from the back row 9-9
TAMU with several hitting errors give makes it 12-9 Tigers!
Amazing Digs on BOTH sides of the court 12-14 AM -Tigers take Time Out #1
Tigers fighting back! TAMU time out after kill by Jules K 16-17 TAMU
TAMU on a little run…16-20 (TAMU)
Paola with the kill 18-22 TAMU
Aggies take set #1 21-25.. Tigers playing well!! TAMU going after every ball and attacking well! TAMU back court attack coming thru for them. No stats just yet, but digs galore for both teams!
Kill by Jules knots it at 2-2..Hantouli into the match!
Stats from Set #1 just in! 33 digs by TAMU and 22 by MU —Amazing! 4-5 TAMU
TAMU on a little run. Time Out Tigers 7-10 TAMU..From first set. Brittney Brimmage lead tiges hitting with .250 on the set.
TAMU outsides on fire…Tigers getting ready for the comeback! 10-17 TAMU (comeback getting ready!!!)
Tigers on the prowl 14-19 (told ya!)
Tigers force TAMU to take it’s first T.O 17-21 TAMU
Hitting error by TAMU makes it 22-24. Tigers really rolling!
22-25 TAMU ends the set. Tigers go into intermission down 0-2 but playing very well! This TAMU team is pretty strong, and the Tigers are hanging with them point for point. It feels like a boxing match where each boxer exchanges jab after jab. A couple of small things here and there, and the Tigers run this match.
AROUND the VB world:
Nebraksa gets beat by Texas 1-3
Standford loses to CAL 2-3
Minnesota beats Wisconsin 3-0
PSU – Illinois in progress
Tigers strike first! TWO blocks in a row makes it 5-3 TIGERS
Jules Klein with 2 service aces in a row (3 for the match) makes it 10-5 TIGERS = TIME OUT TAMU
TAMU coming from behind to tie it at 11-11. Tigers take a Time out to refocus. I expect the Tigers to come out of this on a huge run!
Jules off the block makes it 16-15. Hantouli back to serve
Vann with an incredible dig in the rally is not enough…20-21 TAMU
Another unforced hitting error by TAMU gives Tigers the advantage 23-22. Tigers starting to dictate this match! Time out TAMU
Big block by Lei makes it set point TIGERS followed by another hitting error from TAMU gives the TIGERS THE SET!!!!!!!! (25-22)
Tigers take the early lead 10-7
Set #3 stats just in. Klein leads Tigers with 13 kills.. 13-10 Tigers
Hitting error by TAMU makes it 18-13 TIGERS! Tigers on a roll – TO TAMU
Scrappy Defense keeps the Tigers on top 21-14…EXCITING MATCH!!!!! You have to check these Tigers out LIVE!
TAKES TAKE SET #4 25-21!!!!! Tigers in a groove! TAMU doesn’t know what hit them!!!!! One of the most exciting matches that I have seen the last few years!!!! PEOPLE: You have to catch this energy in person! Well worth the trip!
ON TO SET #5
TAMU off to the early lead 0-3 – TIGERS WILL COME BACK!
Big kill by Jules K makes it 3-5. Lei back to serve!
Paola on a ROLL…3 kills and a block makes it 7-7
8-7 Tigers at the switch!
Time Out TAMU with Tigers up 9-8. Everyone on the edge of seats on this one!
Jules K from the back row makes it 11-9.
TAMU uses it’s last Time out with the Tigers winning 12-10 and in control! Words can’t express how exciting this match is!
Team Kreklow calls a time out at 12-12….As the person next to me said it like they are “trading punches” right now….What a match!
13-12 Mizzou off the Klein kill!
14-12 Mizzou ON YOUR FEET!!!
Paola puts a dent in the floor!!!
My prediction came thru! Mizzou upsets TAMU 3-2!!!!!
HAPPY BLOGGING ALL! It was fun!!!!!!! COME SEE THIS TEAM IN PERSON!!!!!!!