Long Beach State leads the list as they try to defend their title with plenty of competition just in their league coming.
The top four seeds held home court Saturday night in the quarterfinals of the MIVA Tournament with all four matches…
#12 Ball State upset #5 Ohio State in five sets on Saturday night to finish MIVA regular season play.
Loyola has now claimed their third win in a row over a ranked team.
Sweeps were the order of the day as No. 6 Loyola and No. 12 Ball State picked up MIVA victories and No. 8 Pepperdine grabbed an MPSF win. No. 7 Ohio State and NJIT also won in sweeps, while USC edged Stanford in four sets.
The Ball State Cardinals finished off a season sweep of instate rival Fort Wayne, following Wednesday’s five set road victory with a home sweep Saturday that saw them win every statistical category.
Matt Szews led the Cardinals to victory on Wednesday night.
Following a tough five-set loss to IPFW Wednesday night, UC Irvine made quick work of visiting Ball State in a little over an hour and a half.
#11 Ball State earned a four-set road victory over #12 Concordia Irvine with a strong block and a three-headed monster on offense.
#18 Concordia Irvine scored an upset of #12 CSUN for a remarkable week on a night of five-set excitement; Feb. 24 Late Night Recap.