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Nevada Drops Match to Fresno State

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The University of Nevada (2-21, 0-11 MW) volleyball team lost a Mountain West match on Halloween night to Fresno State (14-9, 8-3 MW) at the Virginia Street Gym.  The Bulldogs won by scores of 25-17, 25-19 and 25-16 to improve to 14-9 on the season and 8-3 in the MW.  The Wolf Pack dropped to 2-21 and 0-11 in conference play.

There were six ties and four lead changes in the first set but FS won 25-17. The Bulldogs used an 11-3 run to break a 14 all tie to take the set.  Set two was tied at 13 before FS outscored Nevada 12-6 to win 25-16.  The Bulldogs held a 4-1 advantage in the final set and won 25-16 to sweep the match 3-0.

Senior Grace Anxo led Nevada with a match-high 12 kills while freshman setter Lyndsey Anderson dished out 11 assists.

Maci Murdock and Marissa Brand had 10 kills each for FS.  Brand added 10 digs to post a double-double.  Setter Christina Lee had 27 assists.

The Pack hit .165 in the match and FS .302.  Nevada held a slight blocking advantage 7-6.

Nevada hosts San José State on Saturday at 7 p.m.

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