Volleyball Announces 2021 Spring Slate
Rebels to Return to the Court Jan. 29
OXFORD, Miss.—After an abbreviated fall schedule, the SEC has announced the continuation of the 2020-21 volleyball season with Ole Miss set to play 16 matches over nine weeks in the spring, including eight hosted at the Gillom Center.
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Under the first season of head coach Kayla Banwarth, the Rebels will return to the court Jan. 29-30 at home to take on the Florida Gators to open up a two-week homestand. The following weekend, the Rebs will face Alabama Feb. 5-6.
Ole Miss will travel to Starkville, Mississippi, for their first road trip of the spring for matches against in-state rival Mississippi State Feb. 11-12.
The squad then returns home to spend the rest of February at home for the final four home matches of the season against Tennessee Feb. 18-19, followed by Auburn the next week Feb. 27-28.
The Rebels will hit the road for their final three series, with a trip to South Carolina the first weekend of March with matches March 6-7 and then to Lexington, Kentucky, March 12-13 to face Kentucky. Ole Miss will have a bye the third week of March, before heading to Athens, Georgia, matching up against the Bulldogs of Georgia March 24-25 to conclude the season.
The schedule includes a week at the end of the season for any makeups matches for all schools. Television information and start times will be announced at a later date.
Evelyn has covered sports for over two decades, beginning her journalism career as a sports writer for a newspaper in Austin, Texas. She attended Texas A&M and majored in English. Evelyn’s love for Ole Miss began when her daughter Katie attended the university on a volleyball scholarship. Evelyn created the Rebel Walk in 2013 and has served as publisher and managing editor since its inception.