Bruins Sweep USC In Men's Volleyball

March 27, 2002

Top-ranked UCLA men's volleyball defeated unranked USC, 3-0, Wednesday night at the Lyon Center.

The Bruins (23-3, 15-2) won 30-24, 30-24, 30-24 in 88 minutes before 500 fans. The victory moved UCLA into a first-place tie with No.2 Pepperdine heading into Saturday's showdown in Malibu.

USC fell to 5-19 overall and 2-15 in league play.

Senior Matt Komer and freshman Paul Johnson led the Bruins with 12 kills each. Johnson hit .733 to lead a UCLA attack that hit .411 overall.

Satuirday's match between the Bruins and Waves begins at 7 p.m. The Bruins have won seven of the last 10 matches in Malibu, including four straight.


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