Mountain West Women's Volleyball Scoreboard - August 31, 2012

Sept. 1, 2012

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Wyoming senior outside hitter Jodi Purdy became the sixth Mountain West women's volleyball player to record 1,000 career kills and 1,000 career digs on Friday. Purdy needed three digs in the Cowgirls' first match of the day against Bethune-Cookman, a 3-0 win, to reach the mark. Wyoming improved to 6-0 on the season with a 3-0 win over George Washington. San Diego State also remained undefeated with a 3-0 win against Sacred Heart.

  • Oklahoma def. AIR FORCE, 3-0 (25-17, 25-23, 25-13)
  • North Dakota State def. AIR FORCE, 3-1 (19-25, 25-18, 25-23, 25-20)
  • Sacramento State def. BOISE STATE, 3-1 (32-30, 26-24, 19-25, 25-17)
  • #14 Tennessee def. #25 COLORADO STATE, 3-2 (25-22, 23-25, 27-25, 22-25, 15-11)
  • FRESNO STATE def. Cornell, 3-0 (25-17, 25-18, 25-22)
  • Northern Arizona def. FRESNO STATE, 3-1 (19-25, 25-21, 25-21, 25-21)
  • Northern Illinois def. NEVADA, 3-0 (25-20, 25-16, 26-24)
  • NEW MEXICO def. UNC Asheville, 3-0 (25-22, 25-10, 25-14)
  • NEW MEXICO def. Maryland Eastern Shore, 3-1 (22-25, 25-18, 25-17, 25-23)
  • SAN DIEGO STATE def. Sacred Heart, 3-0 (25-17, 25-17, 25-20)
  • Idaho State def. UNLV, 3-1 (25-21, 16-25, 25-18, 25-16)
  • WYOMING def. Bethune-Cookman, 3-0 (25-12, 25-15, 25-13)
  • WYOMING def. George Washington, 3-0 (25-9, 25-12, 25-23)

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Oklahoma def. Air Force, 3-0
North Dakota State def. Air Force, 3-1
Air Force Drops 3-0 Match to Oklahoma; Perich Becomes Academy's All-Time D-I Digs Leader

Aug. 31, 2012 - With 25 digs against North Dakota State, Air Force senior Maiya Perich became the volleyball team's all-time Division I leader in digs on Friday, Aug. 31, in Greeley, Colo. Competing in the second match of the Hampton Inn and Suites Classic, the Falcons won the opening set with the Bison 25-19, but dropped the final three by 25-18, 25-23, 25-20 scores. [READ MORE]

Sacramento State def. Boise State, 3-1
Boise State Loses Tough One At Sacramento State

Aug. 31, 2012 - Boise State dropped a hard fought battle in four sets 32-30, 26-24, 19-25, 25-17 to Sacramento State Friday night in Sacramento. The Broncos found themselves in a hole after losing two tight sets that went to extra points to open the contest before rallying to win the third. Unfortunately, after the Broncos battled back they came up short in the fourth set as Boise State fell to 1-3 on the year. Alyssa Gammel led the Broncos against the Hornets with 19 kills. [READ MORE]

#14 Tennessee def. #25 Colorado State, 3-2
Rams lose heartbreaker to No. 14 Tennessee

Aug. 31, 2012 - The Colorado State Rams showed Friday night that they can hang with the best in the nation, taking No. 14 Tennessee to five sets at the Shocker Volleyball Classic (22-25, 25-23, 25-27, 25-22, 11-15). However, Head Coach Tom Hilbert said afterward that his team didn't play its best at the times it needed to most, which is what cost the Rams a shot at an upset. [READ MORE]

Fresno State def. Cornell, 3-0
Northern Arizona def. Fresno State, 3-1
Bulldogs Sweep Cornell; Fall to NAU

Aug. 31, 2012 - The Fresno State volleyball team won the first set before falling to Northern Arizona 3-1 (25-19, 21-25, 21-25, 21,25) in the second match of the Omni Hotels Colorado Classic. The Bulldogs (3-2, 0-0 MW) came out on fire in the first set, but the Lumberjacks fought back to win three-straight sets for the victory. [READ MORE]

Northern Illinois def. Nevada, 3-0
Pack Drops First Match at Bankers Classic

Aug. 31, 2012 - The University of Nevada volleyball team fell 3-0 to Northern Illinois in its first match at the Community Bankers Classic on Friday. [READ MORE]

New Mexico def. UNC Asheville, 3-0
New Mexico def. Maryland Eastern Shore, 3-1
Lobos Take Down Bulldogs, 3-0; Hand Hawks First Loss

Aug. 31, 2012 - The University of New Mexico volleyball team went 2-0 in the opening day of the Tiger Invitational hosted by Savannah State, capping off the Friday night with a 3-1 victory over Maryland-Eastern Shore. UNM (5-1) handed the Hawks (4-1) their first loss of the season. [READ MORE]

San Diego State def. Sacred Heart, 3-0
Aztecs Volleyball Opens Tourney With 3-0 Win Over Sacred Heart

Aug. 31, 2012 - San Diego State used its height and blocking skills to its advantage as it defeated Sacred Heart, 3-0 (25-17, 25-17, 25-20), Friday evening in opening-day action at the Holiday Inn Mission Valley Aztec Challenge on Aztec Court in Peterson Gym. It was SDSU's third victory without a loss this season while the Pioneers fell to 1-3. [READ MORE]

Idaho State def. UNLV, 3-1
Rebels Caged By The Bengals

Aug. 31, 2012 - The UNLV Rebels (2-2) suffered a 3-1 setback to the Idaho State Bengals (2-3) on Friday night from the Chiles Center in Portland, Ore. The Bengals claimed the match by set scores of 25-21, 16-25, 25-18, 25-16 in the Rebels' first match of the Nike Portland Invitational. [READ MORE]

Wyoming def. Bethune-Cookman, 3-0
Wyoming def. George Washington, 3-0
Wyoming Volleyball Picks Up Two More Wins, Advances to 6-0 On The Season

Aug. 31, 2012 - The University of Wyoming Cowgirl volleyball team opened play of the UniWyo Cowgirl Classic on Friday, Aug. 31 with three-set victories over Bethune-Cookman (0-5 overall) and George Washington (0-5 overall). With two victories the Cowgirls are 6-0 overall for the second time in three seasons and also the second time in program history. It is also their second 6-0 start under head coach Carrie Yerty the previous was an 11-0 start in 2010. [READ MORE]

UP NEXT IN MOUNTAIN WEST WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL
Match Time TV/Webcast
SEPTEMBER 1 (SATURDAY)
AIR FORCE at Northern Colorado (1) Noon MT
BOISE STATE vs. St. Mary's (2) 10:30 a.m. PT
BOISE STATE vs. Morgan State (2) 5:30 p.m. PT
#24 COLORADO STATE vs. BYU (3) Noon CT
FRESNO STATE at Colorado (4) 7 p.m. MT
NEVADA at Pacific (5) Noon PT
NEVADA vs. Portland State (5) 5 p.m. PT
NEW MEXICO vs. Kennesaw State (6) 1 p.m. ET
NEW MEXICO at Savannah State (6) 7 p.m. ET
Montana at SAN DIEGO STATE (7) Noon PT GoAztecss.com
Utah State at SAN DIEGO STATE (7) 7:30 p.m. PT GoAztecss.com
UNLV vs. Tennessee State (8) Noon PT
UNLV at Portland (8) 7:30 p.m. PT
Florida Gulf Coast at WYOMING (9) 1:30 p.m. MT WyomingAthletics.com
UMKC at WYOMING (9) 7 p.m. MT WyomingAthletics.com
SEPTEMBER 2 (SUNDAY)
Oklahoma at #24 COLORADO STATE 1 p.m. MT CSURams.com
Legend
(1) = Hampton Inn & Suites Northern Colorado Classic (Greeley, Colo.)
(2) = Sacramento State Invitational (Sacramento, Calif.)
(3) = Shocker Volleyball Classic (Wichita, Kan.)
(4) = Omni Hotels Colorado Tournament (Boulder, Colo.)
(5) = Bankers Classic (Stockton, Calif.)
(6) = Savannah State Tiger Invitational (Savannah, Ga.)
(7) = Aztec Challenge (San Diego, Calif.)
(8) = Nike Portland Invitational (Portland, Ore.)
(9) = UniWyo Cowgirl Classic (Laramie, Wyo.)
Live stats available for most matches.