Bruins Fall in Four at Santa Barbara

April 21, 2007

Box Score

The fourth-ranked UCLA men's volleyball team fell 3-1 at UC Santa Barbara in the quarterfinals of the MPSF playoffs Saturday night.

Fifth-ranked UCSB won 30-17, 37-35, 27-30, 30-27 in two hours and 15 minutes in front of 1,157 fans at Robertson Gym. The Gauchos advance to next week's semifinals against Pepperdine with a 20-11 record. The Bruins' season ended with a 19-11 mark.

The Bruins committed a season-high of 31 service errors and served seven aces. They hit .253 as a team led by 28 kills from senior Steve Klosterman, 18 from freshman Garrett Muagututia and 10 from senior Paul George.

UCSB out-blocked the Bruins, 12.5-4.0 and was led by senior Evan Patak's 24 kills. Theo Brunner added 10 kills and 10 total blocks.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Brigham Young
Los Angeles, CA
(17-25, 25-19, 25-27, 13-25)
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Brigham Young
Los Angeles, CA
(25-20, 20-25, 18-25, 23-25)
Thursday, Apr 07
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
(27-25, 25-18, 25-22)
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
(25-18, 21-25, 25-16, 25-23)
Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Hawai'i
Los Angeles, CA
(25-16, 25-16, 22-25, 25-21)
Thursday, Apr 21
vs. Long Beach State
Provo, UT
(26-24, 28-26, 25-19)
Saturday, Apr 23
at Brigham Young
Provo, UT
(20-25, 19-25, 25-18, 15-25)
Thursday, May 05
vs. Ohio State
University Park, PA
(25-22, 22-25, 21-25, 25-20, 16-18)
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS