Wednesday, February 26

Bruins poise to race past Antelopes in men’s volleyball matchup

The Bruins have a chance to keep their top spot in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation. No. 6 UCLA men’s volleyball (13-4, 5-0 MPSF) will face Grand Canyon (7-10, 0-5) on Friday night at Antelope Gymnasium in Phoenix. Read more...

Photo: UCLA men’s volleyball has a chance to further improve its undefeated Mountain Pacific Sports Federation record. UCLA defeated Pepperdine on Wednesday to claim sole ownership of the No. 1 spot in conference standings. (Xuxin Zhang/Daily Bruin)


Men’s volleyball beats Concordia in straight sets to remain undefeated in MPSF

The Bruins remain undefeated in conference play. No. 6 UCLA men’s volleyball (11-4, 3-0 MPSF) overcame unranked Concordia University Irvine (5-11, 1-3) in straight sets Wednesday night at CU Arena. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt junior opposite Brandon Rattray (center) led UCLA men’s volleyball with 13 kills against Concordia University Irvine. Rattray hit for .450 and posted four service aces against the Eagles. (Amy Dixon/Photo editor)



UCLA, UCSB men’s volleyball both enter Wednesday matchup with win streaks to lose

A winning streak will end this week. No. 4 UCLA men’s volleyball (10-2, 2-0 MPSF) will face No. 6 UC Santa Barbara (11-3) Wednesday night at Robertson Gym in Isla Vista, California. Read more...

Photo: Junior outside hitter Austin Matautia (right) said the Bruins established a new offensive strategy after traveling to Chicago. Matautia has logged 88 kills so far this season, including 25 in the past two games. (Daanish Bhatti/Daily Bruin)


Men’s volleyball to begin conference play with renewed focus against Stanford, BYU

The Bruins are coming home to begin conference play. No. 4 UCLA men’s volleyball (8-2) will host No. 9 Stanford (7-3) and No. 7 BYU (4-3, 0-1 MPSF) at home Thursday and Saturday, respectively. Read more...

Photo: Senior setter Micah Ma’a leads UCLA men’s volleyball this season with 350 assists, and has 32 kills. Ma’a said the Bruins will approach every conference match individually if they are to post a similar record as last season. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)


Men’s volleyball to travel south for rematch against UCSD Tritons

The Bruins will begin their road trip against a familiar opponent. No. 7 UCLA men’s volleyball (5-2) will face UC San Diego (2-4) for the second time this season Friday night at the Recreation, Intramural, and Athletic Complex Arena in La Jolla, California. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt junior Brandon Rattray leads UCLA men’s volleyball in kills this season, with 81. Rattray has hit for .282 so far this season and has posted five service aces. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)


Men’s volleyball aims to justify ranking with win against UCSB at home

The Bruins have a chance to clinch their first win against a ranked opponent this season. No. 6 UCLA men’s volleyball (4-1) will face No. 12 UC Santa Barbara (3-2) at Pauley Pavilion on Wednesday night. Read more...

Photo: Senior setter Micah Ma’a has posted 168 assists in five games started this season, including a season-high 45 against McKendree. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)