Men's Volleyball
    Tickets For 2012 NCAA Men's Volleyball Championship Now On Sale

    Galen Center.

    April 5, 2012

    Tickets for the 2012 NCAA Men’s Volleyball Championship, to be held May 3 and 5 at the Galen Center and hosted for the first time ever by USC, are now on sale.

    The tourney will feature four of the nation’s top teams, with the semifinals at 6 and 8 p.m. on May 3 and the final at 7 p.m. on May 5. The four participating teams will be announced on April 29.

    For tickets, go to and click on the Postseason/Championship Events link.

    Reserved seat all-session tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for children, seniors and students. All-session tickets for groups of 10 or more are available for $10 each by calling the USC Ticket Office at (213) 740-4672 (GOSC).

    Single session tickets will not be available for purchase until a few days before the semifinal matches. They will be priced at $15 for adults and $12 for children, seniors and students, with groups tickets (10 or more) at $5 each by calling the USC Ticket Office.

    Three local teams—USC, UC Irvine and UCLA—are ranked Nos. 1, 2 and 3, respectively, in the latest national poll. Pepperdine is currently ranked sixth, Long Beach State is eighth and Cal State Northridge is 12th.

    USC, which has appeared in two of the past three NCAA Championships, has won four NCAA titles. UC Irvine won NCAA championships in 2007 and 2009. UCLA has captured an unprecedented 19 NCAA crowns under head coach Al Scates, who is retiring after this season, with the Bruins’ most recent title coming in 2006. Pepperdine has five NCAA championships, most recently in 2005, while Long Beach State’s sole NCAA title came in 1991.

    Ohio State is the defending NCAA champion.