UCSB’s season ended this weekend as the Gauchos were swept by BYU in the MPSF semifinals.
Santa Barbara defeated No. 5 seed UCLA and will next take on No. 1 seed BYU in the MPSF Semifinals.
UCSB hosts UCLA in the first round of the MPSF playoffs this Saturday.
UCSB will try to avenge a narrow loss at BYU earlier in the season when the Cougars visit Rob Gym on Saturday.
UCSB defeated Long Beach State this weekend before dropping to Cal State Northridge on the road.
UCSB Can Clinch a Playoff Spot with Wins Over Long Beach, Northridge
UCSB fell to the top team in the MPSF in BYU this weekend in five sets. The Gauchos, however, picked up a victory with a sweep of Cal Baptist.
Austin Kingi has emerged as one of the Gauchos’ most dangerous offensive weapons this season.
UCSB faces UCLA for a second time this season after the Bruins swept Santa Barbara earlier in January.
UCSB fell to UC Irvine before sweeping UC San Diego this weekend.