Mizzou volleyball overpowers Tennessee

Posted on 20 October 2019 at 6:05pm
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COLUMBIA - Although it wasn't a clean sweep, Mizzou volleyball stayed in control to defeat the Tennessee Lady Volunteers on Sunday.

The Tigers swiftly blew through the first two sets, winning 25-14 and 25-16 respectively, but Tennessee wouldn't go down without a fight.

The Lady Vols won the third set 25-18, but Mizzou stopped them from mounting anymore of a comeback.

The Tigers finished off Tennessee with a 25-14 victory in the fourth set to win the match 3-1.

Mizzou improves to 12-4 on the season while going 4-2 in SEC play. The Lady Vols fall to 9-9 overall and 3-5 in conference.

The Tigers will hope to stay hot as they travel to Fayetteville to play SEC rival Arkansas on Friday at 7:00 p.m.