Feb. 27, 2002
Top-ranked UCLA defeated Cal State Northridge Wednesday in a key MPSF road match.
The Bruins (15-3, 10-2) won 30-25, 30-28, 30-23 in 91 minutes before 727 fans at the Matadome.
Senior Ekhard Walter led the Matadors (9-7, 5-6) with 22 kills.
The Bruins dominated the net, out-blocking their opponent 14.5-8.0 and limiting CS Nortridge to a hitting percentage of .184. UCLA also held five Northrdige hitters to negative hitting percentages.
The Bruins' next match will be Fri., Mar. 1 at UC Santa Barbara beginning at 7 p.m.