BEACH BESTS WILDCATS
Ranked No. 7 nationally at the time of the match, Long Beach State recorded a critical win over No. 6 Arizona winning at No. 2 through No. 5 for a 4-1 victory. The win helped the 49ers move up a spot in the polls as the Beach grabed a No. 6 rank this week as announced by the AVCA Collegiate Poll. Now on a six-match win streak, the active-best in the league, this was the first W for the Beach versus a ranked opponent. The Big West is 3-19 versus top 10 opposition this season.
With top 10 competition on deck, both LBSU (8-6) and UH (10-6) have winning records.