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U.S. men left looking for answers

Shocking straight-sets loss in quarters sends men's volleyball home without medal

Updated: August 8, 2012, 5:42 PM ET
By Wayne Drehs | ESPN.com

LONDON -- One by one, they walked off the court and began the zigzagging trip to the locker room, their faces covered with blank expressions. Some wore towels over their heads, others just stared blankly ahead, refusing to making eye contact with anyone they passed. They just kept walking, staring at the floor in front of them.

Their pain was understandable. The U.S. men's indoor volleyball team had come to London with the goal of defending its 2008 gold medal from Beijing. Sure, ...

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