The hard-hitting action will be in full force as things kick off tonight at the St. Pete Times Forum.  Things kick off with FanFest, taking place on the St. Pete Times Forum plaza at 4:00pm.

See below for today’s schedule of events.

Thursday, December 17th

FanFest (open to all general public)
St. Pete Times Forum Plaza

# 2 Texas (28-1) vs # 11 Minnesota (28-8)
St. Pete Times Forum

# 1 Penn State (36-0) vs # 3 Hawaii (32-2)
St. Pete Times Forum

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Want to follow every move of the weekend and its surrounding festivities?  Check out the official NCAA volleyball blog here !

Also, be sure to check out Jerm’s Twitter account as he gives you all the in-game coverage from tonight’s action and tells you how amazing those St. Pete Times Forum cookies taste in media dining.

Check back soon for more on Tampa Bay Sports and championship volleyball Tampa Bay area events!