DENTON — UNT volleyball entering its first season under head coach Kristee Porterannounced its schedule for 2022 on Thursday.
They open the season at home on August 26thth and 27th with the North Texas Invite, hosts Jacksonville University, UNLV and UTRGV.
The Mean Green in Non-Conference will also be traveling to attend the UTA Invite on September 2ndnd and 3approxOregon State invite on September 9thth and 10thand Montana State invite on September 16thth and 17th.
UNT is expected to play a total of 31 games – 17 non-conference games and 14 Conference USA games. They will open conference play at the Sunshine State on September 23 with games against FAU and FIUapprox and 25th respectively.
The 2022 Conference USA Volleyball Championships will be hosted by Western Kentucky November 12-20 in Bowling Green, KY. The top four teams from each C-USA division will compete for the title and receive the league’s automatic bid for the December 2022 NCAA tournament.
UNT First Year Head Coach Kristee Porter was discontinued on December 26, 2021. She comes to Denton after two seasons at McNeese State, where she led the Cowgirls to 41 wins in two years and their first trip to the conference championship game since 1999. Porter is a graduate of UCLA, where she competed in volleyball, basketball and track and field.
18.8th – Texas Tech Exhibition (Lubbock, TX)
26.8th-27th – UNT Invitation (Denton, TX)
State of Jacksonville
August 30thth – SFA (Nacogdoches, TX)
September 2ndnd-3approx – UTA Invitational Tournament (Arlington, TX)
September 6thth – Texas South (Denton, TX)
the 9th of Septemberth-10th – Oregon State Invitational (Corvallis, OR)
University of Portland
State of Portland
13.09th – Baylor (Waco, Texas)
09/16th– 17th – Montana State Invitational (Bozeman, MT)
University of Washington
State of Boise
State of Montana
17th of Septemberth – UIW (Denton, TX)*
09/23approx – FAU (Boca Raton, FL)*
09/25th – FIU (Miami, FL)*
09/30th – Rice (Denton, TX)*
October 2ndnd – UTEP (El Paso, TX)*
9th Octoberth -Louisiana Tech (Denton, Texas)*
October 14thth – WKU (Denton, TX)*
October, 16thth – UTSA (San Antonio, TX)*
23rd Octoberapprox -Louisiana Tech (Ruston, LA)*
28th of Octoberth – UTEP (Denton, TX)*
30th of Octoberth – UTSA (Denton, Texas)*
November 4thth – Rice (Houston, TX)*
November 6thth – MTSU (Denton, Texas)*
November 10thth – UAB (Denton, TX)*
November 12thth – Charlotte (Charlotte, NC)*
November 12thth-20th – C-USA Tournament (Bowling Green, KY)*
* Indicates conference match
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