OLE MISS 3, WEST VIRGINIA 0 (25-23. 25-22, 25-17)
OXFORD, MS -- West Virginia (21-13) played three tough sets against Ole Miss (21-14), but to the delight of the home crowd it was the Rebels that prevailed, 3-0, and secured its spot in the 2017 NIVC Championship.
The Championship Game against Texas Tech is scheduled for Tuesday, December 12, at 7 p.m. ET and will be broadcast on ESPN3.
Mia Swanegan and Payton Caffrey led the way for the Mountaineers on the afternoon. The duo were the only West Virginia players to end in double figures with 13 and 11 kills, respectively. Gianna Gotterba paced the team with 23 digs.
Ole Miss got a giant performance from Emily Stroup on Saturday. The sophomore finished with a game-high 19 kills, two digs and a block. Kate Gibson also finished in double figure kill totals with 10.