BYU men's volleyball fell short of its third-straight NCAA championship game, falling 3-1 to host UCLA in the semifinals. The Cougars recorded 25 service errors and zero aces, losing the serving game to the Bruins.
BYU senior volleyball player Brenden Sander said volleyball wasn't always his sport. When he was little, Sander said he played basketball, but when his older sister Britney started playing volleyball, he ended up switching sports.
BYU defeated No. 14 Boise State 28-25 in the Cougars' stormy homecoming game at LaVell Edwards Stadium on Oct. 19. The Cougars' meeting with the previously undefeated Broncos marked the teams' 10th meeting and the Cougars' third win in the series.