After more than two months at No. 10, the Gophers volleyball team has dropped to No. 14 in the nation this week, according to the latest American Volleyball Coaches Association poll released Monday.
Minnesota lost in four sets at Michigan State and was swept at Michigan this weekend. Both teams were unranked last week but received votes for a ranking this week.
The top-three places of Stanford at No. 1, Penn State at No. 2 and Texas at No. 3 remain intact this week.
The Gophers host No. 9 Nebraska Friday and unranked Iowa Saturday.