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Penn State wins first men's volleyball title in 14 years

Updated: May 4, 2008, 12:34 AM ET
Associated Press

IRVINE, Calif. -- Top-ranked Penn State won its first NCAA men's volleyball championship in 14 years, rallying for a 27-30, 33-31, 30-25, 30-23 victory over second-ranked Pepperdine on Saturday night.

"This replaces the 1972 Derry (Pa.) Little League championship for me," Nittany Lions coach Mark Pavlik said of his first NCAA title. "The strength this team had was singularity of purpose. They certainly played much better than I can coach.

"I think the standard has been set, ...

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