Loyola, Ball State, Pepperdine, USC, NJIT Grab League Wins
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.
Loyola Keeps Hold on MIVA Lead with Offensive Show in Sweep of Lewis
Loyola hit at a .432 clip as a team, including a .471 effort in Set 2, and boasted a 49-39 lead in kills in a sweep of instate foe Lewis on Saturday, to stay atop the MIVA standings.
McKendree Upsets #18 SFU; #4 Loyola, #8 Lewis Also Notch Saturday Wins
McKendree bested No. 18 Saint Francis at home behind a double-double by Nolan Rueter, while No. 4 Loyola swept No….
Concordia Breaks Loyola-Chicago’s Five Match Win Streak
Raymond Barsemian led the Eagles to victory in their upset of Loyola-Chicago.
#12 Concordia Irvine Bests #4 Loyola; #5 BYU Wins in 5 Thursday Night
No. 12 Concordia Irvine snapped a three-match losing streak by grabbing a four-set home upset of No. 4 Loyola to highlight Thursday night action. No. 3 UC Irvine won via sweep at home, while No. 5 BYU edged out No. 15 Penn State in a five-setter in Honolulu.
Princeton Upsets Penn State; Loyola Hangs On in Five Setter
Princeton won its third straight, toppling No. 11 Penn State in five sets after facing eight match-point attempts in Set…
Loyola Rallies from Down 0-2 to Upset No. 4 Ohio State in Five
After falling behind 2-0 in the match, No. 6 Loyola utilized the home court advantage and rallied to win three straight to take a five setter from No. 4 Ohio State on Saturday night.
Ball State, Stanford Score Big Upsets Saturday Night
Ball State continued its role as giant killer on its first homestand in nearly a month, following Friday’s upset of No. 8 Lewis with a four-set win over No. 5 Loyola. No. 19 Stanford pulled off a road upset, besting No. 10 Grand Canyon in four sets.
Mahan Helps #5 Loyola Chicago Slip Past #13 Fort Wayne in Five
Collin Mahan’s big performance spearheaded the Loyola Chicago attack which was enough to slip by Fort Wayne in five.
Ball State Upsets #8 Lewis, McKendree Tops UCSD at Home Friday Night
Ball State and McKendree scored upsets on Friday night, each holding their home court for victories. The Cardinals swept No. 8 Lewis, while the Bearcats held on to top No. 17 UC San Diego in four sets.