Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The New Mexico State volleyball team fell 3-0 (25-14, 25-23, 25-19) to the Arizona Wildcats in the first round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament, Friday, Dec. 6, in San Diego Calif. The Aggies end the season at 22-11 after losing their first match since Oct. 19.
NM State struggled offensively hitting .102, while Arizona hit .230 on the match. Redshirt sophomore Gwen Murphy led NM State with nine kills, and sophomore Taylor Livoti led with 17 assists on the day. Senior Ciara Brown added 14 assists and three Aggies earned service aces on the match.
“They were tough to handle offensively and we knew that,” head coach Mike Jordan said. “I love the way we dug the volleyball, but Arizona just did a good job of stopping us. We were aggressive and we had opportunities, but we got a little nervous I think.” Continue Reading This Post >>