SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota State will play the first NCAA Division I volleyball match in Sioux Falls when it faces Fort Wayne in a regular-season Summit League match on Nov. 1 at 1 p.m. at the Sanford Pentagon.
The Jackrabbits released their 2015 schedule Thursday morning.
SDSU finished 6-27 last season, while Fort Wayne was 13-20. The Jackrabbits will enter the 2015 season under first-year head coach Nicole Cirillo.
The SDSU/Fort Wayne match is the second Division I contest on the Pentagon slate for 2015-16. Iowa State and Colorado will play a men’s basketball game Nov. 13.
Tickets can be purchased the day of the event at the Sanford Pentagon. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for kids.
About the Sanford Pentagon
The cornerstone of the Sanford Sports Complex in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is the Sanford Pentagon, a 160,000-square-foot, five-sided facility featuring nine basketball courts, including the 1950s/1960s-inspired Heritage Court. The venue combines state-of-the-art amenities—including high-definition video boards and executive suites—with period-specific finishes that are a nod to the nostalgic days of basketball.
The 3,200-seat Pentagon is home to Sanford POWER Basketball Academy, Sanford POWER Volleyball Academy, the NBA D-League’s Sioux Falls Skyforce, the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Women’s and Men’s Basketball Tournament and the South Dakota High School Basketball Hall of Fame. For more information, visit sanfordpentagon.com.