After winning two out of three matches over the team's opening weekend, the Badgers volleyball team fell seven places to No. 24 in the USA Today/American Volleyball Coaches Association poll, released Tuesday.
Defending NCAA champion USC (5-0) received all 65 first-place votes to remain atop the poll. 2002 final four participants Hawaii (3-1), Florida (4-1) and Stanford (3-0) are ranked second, third and fourth, respectively. Nebraska (3-0) moved up two spots to round out the top five.