Aug. 8, 2017
The Mavs reported to campus on Monday, receiving their new adidas gear, and began practice on Tuesday with a light workout in the morning before concluding the first day with an evening training session.
The preseason camp marks the first under UTA first year head coach J.T. Wenger, who takes over the Mavericks after assistant coaching stops at UCLA, Colorado and Michigan State. UTA returns a pair of preseason All-Sun Belt Conference selections in senior outside hitter Qiana Cañete and junior middle blocker Zhanelle Geathers.
The Mavs will open their 2017 season with the UTA Invitational Tournament, starting on Aug. 25 at College Park Center, with Southern, McNeese and Houston making up the four-team weekend. UTA hosts Southern in its season lidlifter on Aug. 25 at 6:30 p.m. CT at College Park Center.
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