Sun Belt Conference Adding Beach Volleyball

Coastal Carolina was confirmed as one of the first eight schools that will claim a spot in the league's lineup.

The Sun Belt Conference made an announcement.

The conference will be adding beach volleyball as a sponsored sport for the upcoming spring season.

Coastal Carolina was confirmed as one of the first eight schools that will claim a spot in the league’s lineup. The “Sandy Chants” will join fellow Sun Belt schools such as Georgia State, ULM, and Southern Miss, along with other members, UNC Wilmington, Mercer, Stephen F. Austin, and the College of Charleston.

The Sun Belt will host a conference championship tournament in Huntsville, Alabama in April.

The winner will qualify for the NCAA Championship Tournament set for may.