21st-ranked UCLA overcame 17th-ranked Washington on the road for the first time since 2003, ending a 9-match losing streak against the Huskies overall. 16th-ranked Oregon, RV Arizona, 2nd-ranked Stanford, Utah and 20th-ranked Washington State also earned Friday night Pac-12 wins.
Following the upset of former #4 Minnesota, Oregon still has
Stanford knocks off Minnesota in four sets; Penn State rebounds to sweep Oregon.
After facing two Top 5 teams on opening weekend, No. 18 Oregon earned its first victory of the season against instate foe Portland State. The Ducks denied the Vikings a reward for their 100 mile trip down I-5, issuing a loss via sweep, including 13 aces, nine by Brooke Van Sickle.
Match Stats #1 Texas def. #15 Oregon 3-1 (23-25, 25-17, 25-22, 25-23) Texas moves to 1-1, Oregon falls to 1-1…
This is the first time the Ducks have beaten a top-five team since they defeated #1 Penn State on December 12, 2012.
Match Stats #20 Oregon def. #23 Washington State 3-2 (25-16, 25-20, 21-25, 15-25, 15-8) Oregon improved to 17-6, 10-4 Pac-12,…