Men's volleyball head coach David Kniffin

UCI men’s volleyball head coach, 3 players to have big roles at World University Games in South Korea

Men’s volleyball head coach David Kniffin will lead the U.S. men’s team at the World University Games on July 4-12 in Gwangju, South Korea, and he’ll be joined on the team by current Anteaters Jason Agopian, Kyle Russell and Michael Saeta.

Collin Mehring with the NCAA trophy

Celebrating teamwork and confidence

Campus cheers men’s volleyball squad on second consecutive NCAA title

Anteater Olympians abound

UCI once again makes its mark on the Summer Olympics, with coaches and alumni athletes joining the U.S. in London.

UCI's Men's Volleyball Team with NCAA Title trophy

UCI national champions in men’s volleyball

Sweep over USC brings UCI its third NCAA title in six years.

Kevin Tillie

A difference maker

Kevin Tillie, who came from the French Riviera to Orange County, has earned praise as one of the nation’s top players, helping lead the Anteaters to a No. 1 ranking for much of the current season and positioning them for their third national title in six years.

Can you dig it?

UCI is home to the largest international professional men’s volleyball tournament in the U.S. Six countries, eight teams and many Olympic-caliber stars will compete Sept. 26-Oct. 1 in the third annual Irvine International Volleyball Tournament – presented by ST/COMP Quiksilver – at Crawford Court.

National pride

This summer, the head coaches of UCI’s volleyball and water polo teams have the honor of serving with U.S. national teams – the pinnacle achievement in their fields – in championship tournaments in Puerto Rico, Mexico and China.

Men’s volleyball faces championship challenge

Men’s volleyball coach John Speraw and his team face significant challenges – such as the nation’s most difficult schedule – in their pursuit of their third NCAA title in five years.

Assistant men's coach David Kniffin

Global game on

David Kniffin ’03, men’s volleyball assistant coach, helps bring groundbreaking international tournament to UCI.

UC Irvine stages salute to men’s volleyball team, coach

The UC Irvine men’s volleyball team – winners of the NCAA National Championship, the MPSF conference title and four All American awards – had one more reason to be proud Wednesday as they basked in an outpouring of support from the Anteater community. Joined by Chancellor Michael V. Drake and Executive Vice Chancellor Michael R. Gottfredson, […]