Oliver Nabs Third MAC Weekly Award
Oliver helped the Broncos to a 2-1 record at the Wildcat Classic over the weekend, including a pair of 3-0 sweeps over Saint Louis and Delaware. Oliver led the Broncos with 57 digs and a 5.70 digs/set average over the weekend, including match-highs of 17 and 23 against the Billikens and Blue Hens, respectively. Oliver had 17 digs against Saint Louis and the Broncos out-dug the Billikens 63-53 and held their opponents to a miniscule .083 hitting percentage. Against the Blue Hens, Oliver's 23 digs were part of a defensive effort that saw the Broncos hold Delaware to .196 hitting and post a 60-46 advantage in digs.
The Broncos will commence MAC play this week with matches against in-state rivals Eastern Michigan and Central Michigan, matches which are scheduled for Friday and Saturday evenings, respectively.