Big Ten Announces 2024 Schedule

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa volleyball program has finalized its 2024 schedule after the Big Ten Conference announced the league slate on Wednesday afternoon.

Iowa opens Big Ten play on the East Coast, taking on Rutgers on Sept. 26 and Maryland on Sept. 28.

The Hawkeyes welcome Washington to Xtream Arena for Iowa’s Big Ten home opener on Oct. 4 before traveling to Nebraska on Oct. 6.

October features six home matches at Xtream Arena, beginning with the contest against the Huskies, followed by a back-to-back against Rutgers (Oct. 11) and Purdue (Oct. 12). After a midweek trip to Northwestern (Oct. 16), the Hawkeyes return home to face Oregon (Oct. 20), Michigan (Oct. 25) and Illinois (Oct. 27).

Iowa concludes October with a match at Ohio State before a trip to Penn State on Nov. 2. The Hawkeyes head to Madison, Wisconsin, to battle the Badgers on Nov. 8.

The Hawkeyes host a four-match homestand in the middle of November, entertaining Northwestern (Nov. 10), Indiana (Nov. 14), Michigan State (Nov. 17) and Nebraska (Nov. 20).

Iowa wraps up the regular season on the road, heading to Minneapolis on Nov. 23 for a match versus Minnesota. The Hawkeyes will spend Thanksgiving in Los Angeles, opening the trip with UCLA on Nov. 27. Iowa’s regular season finale is on Nov. 29, when the Hawkeyes take on USC for the first time in program history.

Start times and broadcast information will be announced at a later date.

Season tickets are on sale now for the 2024 campaign. Ticket details can be found HERE.

The full schedule can be found below and at under the Iowa Volleyball schedule tab.

Aug. 24 – Black and Gold Scrimmage – 5 p.m.
Aug. 30 vs. Liberty (San Juan, Puerto Rico)
Aug. 31 vs. Providence (San Juan, Puerto Rico)

Sept. 6 vs. San Jose State – 12 p.m.
Sept. 6 vs. Delaware – 6 p.m.
Sept. 7 vs. Cal Baptist – 6:30 p.m.
Sept. 11 at Iowa State – 6:30 p.m.
Sept. 13 vs. St. Thomas (Milwaukee, Wis.) – 4 p.m.
Sept. 14 vs. Illinois State (Milwaukee, Wis.) – 12 p.m.
Sept. 15 at UW-Milwaukee (Milwaukee, Wis.) – 1 p.m.
Sept. 19 vs. South Dakota – 6 p.m.
Sept. 20 vs. Saint Louis – 6 p.m.
Sept. 21 vs. Drake – 2 p.m.
Sept. 26 at Rutgers
Sept. 28 at Maryland

Oct. 4 vs. Washington
Oct. 6 at Nebraska
Oct. 11 vs. Rutgers
Oct. 12 vs. Purdue
Oct. 16 at Northwestern
Oct. 20 vs. Oregon
Oct. 25 vs. Michigan
Oct. 27 vs. Illinois
Oct. 31 at Ohio State

Nov. 2 at Penn State
Nov. 8 at Wisconsin
Nov. 10 vs. Northwestern
Nov. 14 vs. Indiana
Nov. 17 vs. Michigan State
Nov. 20 vs. Nebraska
Nov. 23 at Minnesota
Nov. 27 at UCLA
Nov. 29 at USC

*BOLD indicates home matches at Xtream Arena.