December 2, 1995 |
The UCLA women's volleyball team (21-8) will play host to Ball State (22-11) tonight at 7 in a second-round match of the NCAA tournament at the Wooden Center. The Bruins, who finished No. 7 in the regular season, received a first-round bye; the Cardinals defeated Loyola of Illinois in three games in the first round. Senior Jenny Johnson, a two-time All-Pacific 10 Conference selection, leads the Bruins with 3.64 digs a game.
March 7, 1989
The San Diego State men's volleyball team upset a top-10 team for the second time in a week by defeating No. 8 Ball State, 15-13, 16-14, 12-15, 15-13, Monday night at Peterson Gym. Caesar Mata (16 kills) and Mike Schlegel (14 kills) led the Aztecs. Last week, Penn State, ranked ninth in the nation, lost to the Aztecs (7-8). San Diego State is ranked 10th in the country. MEN'S TENNIS Led by the singles play of John Noble and Stefano Demarchi, Ball State defeated host UC San Diego, 8-0.
March 16, 1990 |
Paris McCurdy had talked a good game all afternoon, but he did not play one until the very end, which was when he had the final word. Inspired by Gary Payton's reputation for on-court conversation, McCurdy set out to outdo him Thursday, although Payton on this day wasn't particularly willing to tangle.
December 21, 1989
Tim Warady , a 6-foot-1, 260-pound guard for Orange Coast College, has signed a letter of intent to play football for Ball State next season. Warady, a team captain who was a two-year starter for the Pirates, will join former teammates Sean Turner and Carlos Barefield at Ball State in Muncie, Ind. Warady attended University High School in Irvine.
December 3, 1995
Kara Milling had 16 kills and freshman Chaska Potter had 10 as UCLA defeated Ball State, 15-4, 15-4, 15-7, Saturday night to advance to the third round of the NCAA volleyball tournament. For the match, UCLA totaled 49 kills, nine blocks and 43 digs and limited Ball State to 32 kills and six blocks. Bruin Coach Andy Banachowski was impressed by Potter's play. "Chaska was steady tonight," he said. "I'm sure she was nervous before the match, but her hitting was outstanding and she passed well."
December 1, 2001 |
Theron Smith scored 20 points and had 17 rebounds, and No. 16 Ball State set a school record with 14 three-point baskets as it routed Elon, 106-65, on Friday night at Muncie, Ind. It was Ball State's first game since breaking into the top 25 after upsetting No. 3 UCLA and No. 4 Kansas last week at the Maui Invitational. Ball State (3-1) took control with a 19-4 run at the end of the first half to build a 44-29 lead, then sealed the victory with a 15-0 run in the second half.