No. 3/3 UC Santa Barbara is tops in the nation with a 10.74 digs per game average, and it improved that average in a sweep of No. 9/10 Pepperdine on Wednesday with 44 digs.
The Waves hit a season-low .143 in the match. The Gauchos were led by outside attacker Roy McFarland’s 12 kills. Check out his postmatch interview with associate editor Jonathan Bates.