Sophomore Hayden Wagner has been selected as the EIVA Offensive Player of the Week after recording a career-high 24 kills in a 3-1 victory at home against Mount Olive on Friday.
With a sweep of Stanford on Saturday, Long Beach State moved to 7-0, maintaining its hold on the top spot in the AVCA Coaches Top 15 poll.
The NCAA Men’s Volleyball Standings after week 3 action.
UC Santa Barbara (#11) rises to the fringe of the top 10; VolleyMob Men’s Top 20 Power Rankings (Week 4).
No. 4 UC Irvine won an exhibition contest vs. Benedictine at Mesa, while No. 2 UCLA edged past No. 7 Ohio State and No. 9 Penn State topped No. 14 USC on Saturday afternoon.
#9 Penn State squeaked out a five-set victory over #14 USC with a pair of late-set comebacks and a balanced attack.
#11 Lewis won its second-straight match with a quick sweep of visiting #10 Saint Francis.
#2 UCLA head coach John Speraw earned his 100th victory as a Bruin in a four-set win over #9 Penn State.
Grand Canyon got back on the winning track with a sweep of NJIT in its home opener, rebounding from last Sunday’s sweep at the hands of Hawaii.