Continue reading... " BOULDER — After almost two weeks of preseason training, the Colorado volleyball team is excited to host the Black & Gold Intra-squad scrimmage on Saturday, August 20, at the Coors Events Center. The scrimmage will start at 3 p.m., with doors opening at 2 p.m. Fans will want to get there early to take part in the activities planned prior to the start of the contest, which include a chance to check out the locker rooms, sports medicine and film rooms. It will also be the first chance to see the new court, which was refinished over the last month, as well as hear the new sound system that was installed last spring. The Buffs will play four sets during the scrimmage with promotions between each set. After the fourth set, the team will be available for autographs and will also conduct a youth clinic. Kids 12 years and younger will learn volleyball skills from current student-athletes and coaches. To participate, please RSVP at CUBuffs.com/VBclinic. Colorado will open its season on the road, August 25-26, at the Portland State Tournament. The Buffs open the home slate, September 3-4, when they host No. 9 Penn State, No. 14 Illinois and No. 11 Stanford for the Pac-12/Big Ten Challenge. ... "