UCLA Wins Two of Three Matches at SAC Tournament

Nov. 17, 2007

Cal State Northridge defeated UCLA in four games and UC Santa Barbara swept Long Beach State Saturday afternoon as the annual SAC Tournament at UCLA concluded.

The Matadors ended the Bruins' bid to go unbeaten in the tournament with a 30-27, 30-24, 25-30, 31-29 victory in Saturday's finale. Earlier, UC Santa Barbara beat Long Beach State, 30-27, 31-29, 30-26.

Garrett Muagututia and Brett Perrine combined for 35 kills in UCLA's setback. Dylan Bowermaster added 12 kills and Tony Ker led the Bruins with 11 digs.

Eric Vance pounded a game-high 23 kills for the Matadors, followed by 12 from Cody Loe.

In the morning matches, UCLA defeated UC Santa Barbara in five and Long Beach State swept CS Northridge.

The Bruins won 30-21, 20-30, 24-30, 30-24, 15-7 behind 19 kills (.320) from Sean O'Malley and 12 from Garrett Muagututia. Shaun Nichols added 10 kills (.670) and O'Malley and James Scilacci tied for the team lead with three blocks apiece. Tony Ker led the Bruins with 14 digs.

Paul Lotman led the 49ers with 15 kills in their victory over the Matadors, and Dan Alexander added nine.

Isaac Kneubuhl led CSUN with 14 kills and Mike Gaudino added 13.

UCLA concludes its preseason schedule with a match against the Alumni on Tues., Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. in Pauley Pavilion.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Friday, Feb 05
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
(25-18, 20-25, 23-25, 18-25)
Saturday, Feb 06
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
(22-25, 25-22, 19-25, 25-18, 15-9)
Thursday, Feb 11
vs. UC Irvine
Los Angeles, CA
(17-25, 25-18, 23-25, 26-24, 18-20)
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
(25-16, 25-17, 25-18)
Friday, Feb 19
at Pepperdine
Malibu, CA
(32-30, 25-21, 25-19)
Sunday, Feb 21
at Stanford
Maples Pavilion- Stanford, CA
(21-25, 25-20, 22-25, 20-25)
Wednesday, Feb 24
vs. Cal Baptist
Los Angeles, CA
(25-18, 25-19, 25-13)
Saturday, Feb 27
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
(25-16, 25-20, 25-27, 25-16)
Wednesday, Mar 02
vs. UC Santa Barbara
Los Angeles, CA
(21-25, 25-22, 25-18, 25-18)
Friday, Mar 04
at UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
(25-22, 25-15, 25-23)
Monday, Mar 07
vs. Ball State
Los Angeles, CA
(25-19, 25-18, 25-20)
Friday, Mar 11
vs. Concordia
Los Angeles, CA
(25-23, 25-21, 25-18)
Thursday, Mar 24
at CSUN
Northridge, CA
(19-25, 25-20, 23-25, 25-16, 15-7)
Saturday, Mar 26
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
(25-22, 25-22, 25-22)
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 - 5:00 PM PST
vs. Ohio State
University Park, PA
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