Colorado State’s Kirstie Hillyer and New Mexico’s Mariessa Carrasco earned the Mountain West Women’s Volleyball Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week honors.
Four of the five home teams came up with wins on Saturday with San Jose State sweeping Boise State being the lone exception. Colorado State’s win over Fresno State kept the Rams a half game up on the Bulldogs atop the league standings.
San Diego State is on a roll, notching its 5th win in a row Thursday night against New Mexico. Despite possessing a 6-14 record overall, the Aztecs have gone 4-3 since beginning conference action. Fresno State, Colorado State, Wyoming, San Jose State and Fresno State also played their way to conference wins.
Nebraska extended its win streak to nine matches with a crushing sweep of Missouri State on Saturday night to go 3-0 and claim the Husker Invite title.
Boise State won its fourth straight match and moved to 3-0 in Mountain West play with a 17 block effort in a 3-1 road win over New Mexico on Thursday.
In their Big West opener, the Colorado State Rams hit .337 as a team on their way to a straight-set triumph over visiting New Mexico.
Match Stats #1 Nebraska (6-0) takes down New Mexico (6-3) (25-22, 25-20, 25-14) No. 1 Nebraska remains on top with…