Royce Hinton | Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Updated: 8 Nov 2020

No. 3 BYU returns home for matches against UC San Diego

main image

PROVO, Utah – No. 3 BYU men’s volleyball returns home this week for matches against UC San Diego.

Last Time Out

The Cougars (10-2, 5-1 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation) swept USC in their only match last week. Tim Dobbert led BYU with 11 kills on a .500 clip while adding six digs and four blocks.

UC San Diego

  • The Cougars face off against the Tritons (5-7, 2-6 MPSF) Friday, Feb. 17, at 7 p.m. MST and Saturday, Feb. 18, at 6 p.m. MST.
  • UC San Diego had a five-match win streak, including an upset win vs. No. 13 CSUN, before falling last week to No. 5 Hawai’i and No. 2 Long Beach State.
  • The Tritons picked up their first conference wins since 2014 with wins against USC and CSUN.
  • BYU leads the overall series history with a perfect 40-0 record and is 20-0 at home.
  • The Cougars won both matches last year on the road with sweeps.

Additional Match Info

Friday’s match will count toward league play while Saturday’s will be considered a nonconference match.

Fans will be able to get into Saturday’s match for free with a Pass of All Passes.

Both matches will be televised on BYUtv and simulcast on BYU Radio – Sirius XM 143. Links to video/audio and live stats can be found on the BYU men’s volleyball schedule page.

File Attachments

Recent Stories

Cougars upset UC Irvine 3-2
No. 12 Cougars down No. 6 UC Irvine in 3-2 upset

No. 12 BYU men’s volleyball handed No. 6 UC Irvine its first loss of the season, 3-2 (26-24, 21-25, 25-22, 19-25, 15-9…

2023 men's volleyball team photo
BYU to host Liberty and McKendree in opening weekend of 2023 season

BYU hosts three teams to begin the 2023 campaign, including Lewis University, McKendree University and the University…