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 of the MIVA Conference faced off in semifinal matches Wednesday night with Ohio State and Loyola moving on to battle it out for the championship and the league’s automatic NCAA berth on Saturday.
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.
No. 19 USC overcame a deficit in every statistical category to outlast No. 3 UCLA to lead the late Saturday slate. No. 1 Long Beach State and No. 2 BYU held rank against Top 15 foes, while No. 13 Ball State picked up a sweep.
Home court advantage brought No. 1 Long Beach State and No. 13 Ball State the final push they needed in five-set wins Friday night. No. 7 Hawaii cruised at home, snapping a four-match skid, while No. 11 Cal State Northridge held home court in a four-setter.
Sweeps were the order of the night on Saturday as No. 4 UC Irvine, No. 5 Loyola Chicago and No….
MATCH STATS Lewis def. Ball State 3-0 (25-13, 25-21, 25-20) Lewis moves to 16-8, 7-3 MIVA; Ball State falls to…
Stellar blocking efforts lifted Charleston (WV) and No. 12 Ball State to five-set road victories on Wednesday night.
No. 17 Fort Wayne pulled the lone upset late Saturday night, besting No. 12 Concordia Irvine, while UC Irvine, UCLA, UC Santa Barbara and Cal State Northridge also notched sweeps with hot offensive efforts.