No. 9 BYU Knocks Off No. 6 Pepperdine
PROVO, Utah – The BYU men’s volleyball team pulled off another win over another Top 10 opponent with a 3-1 victory over Pepperdine.
The Cougars won the first two sets, 28-26 and 27-25 before allowing the Waves to take the third set 25-22.
In the fourth set, the Cougars closed out the Waves with a 26-24 victory capped off by an attacking error by Pepperdine.
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In the match, BYU’s Gabi Garci Fernande led the way with 20 kills.
Michael Wexter led the Waves with 19 kills over the four games.
The win was a bit of revenge for BYU, which had lost to Pepperdine 3-0 earlier in the season.
The Cougars will next host the BYU Invite in Provo beginning with a match against Princeton on March 21 at 7 p.m. The match will be broadcast on BYUtv.
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