OU Volleyball Falls To Iowa State

Saturday, November 10th 2012, 4:17 pm
By: News 9

The University of Oklahoma volleyball team dropped a three set decision Saturday afternoon against No. 20 Iowa State (12-25, 20-25, 21-25) in McCasland Field House. With the loss, OU drops to 19-9 overall and 8-5 in Big 12 play, while Iowa State improves to 16-7 on the year and 9-3 against Conference opponents.

The matchup marked the ninth ranked opponent of the season for the Sooners, who now to slide to a 2-7 record against AVCA top-25 ranked foes in 2012.

Sophomore outside hitter Tara Dunn led the Sooners in two separate categories after she totaled eight kills and two blocks on the afternoon. Her performance marked the fourth time that the Poth, Texas, native has led the Sooners in each respective category this year.

The Sooners travel to Lawrence, Kan., for a Nov. 14 showdown against No. 23 Kansas. The match will mark Oklahoma's second ranked opponent in as many matches after facing Iowa State this afternoon. First serve is set for 6 p.m. CT in the Horejsi Family Athletics Center.