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1995 NCAA Men's Volleyball Tournament

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Dates  May 1995
Champions  UCLA (15th title)
Teams  4
Matches played  4
1995 NCAA Men's Volleyball Tournament
Runners-up  Penn State (3rd title match)
Attendance  7,925 (1,981 per match)

The 1995 NCAA Men's Volleyball Tournament was the 26th annual tournament to determine the national champion of NCAA men's collegiate volleyball. The single elimination tournament was played at the Springfield Civic Center in Springfield, Massachusetts during May 1995.

Contents

UCLA defeated Penn State in the final match, 3–0 (15–13, 15–10, 15–10), to win their fifteenth national title. The Bruins (31–1) were coached by Al Scates. This was a rematch of the previous year's final, won by Penn State.

UCLA's Jeff Nygaard was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player. Nygaard, along with five other players, comprised the All-Tournament Team.

Qualification

Until the creation of the NCAA Men's Division III Volleyball Championship in 2012, there was only a single national championship for men's volleyball. As such, all NCAA men's volleyball programs, whether from Division I, Division II, or Division III, were eligible. A total of 4 teams were invited to contest this championship. This was the final year of the Third Place Match.

Tournament bracket

  • Site: Springfield Civic Center, Springfield, Massachusetts
  • All tournament team

  • Jeff Nygaard, UCLA (Most outstanding player)
  • John Speraw, UCLA
  • Stein Metzger, UCLA
  • Iván Contreras, Penn State
  • Todd Reimer, Ball State
  • Yuval Katz, Hawaiʻi
  • References

    1995 NCAA Men's Volleyball Tournament Wikipedia


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