U.S. Men Announce 14-Player Pan Am Cup Roster, Representing 10 Schools
As the United States looks to earn its sixth Pan Am Cup title, the team will look to 14 players from 10 universities to get the job done, including three from national runnerup UCLA.
UCLA’s Jake Arnitz Signs 1st Pro Contract In Germany
Jake Arnitz is ready to start his professional adventure
Way-Too-Early 2019 VolleyMob Men’s Top 20 Power Rankings (Full List + HM)
Long Beach State leads the list as they try to defend their title with plenty of competition just in their league coming.
WATCH: UCLA Press Conference After NCAA Finals Loss to LBSU
UCLA coach John Speraw shared his disappointment in the loss, but also a send of pride and firm belief in his team throughout the match. “Obviously, Long Beach State is a very good volleyball team and I’ve said that a bunch of times here. They’re a deserved champion. I really thought we had a shot to beat them today, even before I stepped on the court and when we were down in the first set, I believed, but it wasn’t meant to be.”
History Made: LBSU’s Championship More Than Just A Trophy
A few tidbits from the National Championship Saturday night.
Long Beach State Ends 27-Year Title Drought with 3-2 Win over UCLA
In a rematch of the first NCAA title match back in 1970, No. 1 Long Beach State reversed its fortune and earned a five-set come-from-behind victory over UCLA on Saturday night, claiming its first NCAA title since 1991.
WATCH: UCLA’s Full Post-Semis Press Conference
“It wasn’t a perfect match, but the guys played incredibly hard.” Those were the opening words of UCLA men’s volleyball…
National Championship History-Making Opportunities: #1 LBSU v #3 UCLA
Here are most of the things you need to know (and some you might not know) entering the national championship tonight at Pauley Pavilion.
Title Appearance Has UCLA Feeling Special, Grateful, Excited
UCLA coach John Speraw said had high praise for Saturday’s foe, Long Beach State. “This is a great team we are going to play. That’s what we want. Shoot, you want to play the best team at the end and we are going to have an opportunity to go do that. We are excited and we are going to go play as hard as we can.”
3-seed UCLA Survives 2-seed BYU At Home; Advances To Final
3-seed UCLA knocked off 2-seed and MPSF champion BYU in a hard-fought four sets to advance to the National Championship Saturday night at Pauley Pavilion.