The No. 1 team in the nation left Rec Hall with a loss Wednesday night.
No. 15 Penn State upset top-ranked Minnesota in five sets (29-27, 21-25, 23-25, 25-14, 15-10) in a match televised on the Big Ten Network.
Junior Simone Lee totaled a career-high 30 kills as the Nittany Lions improved to 13-3 overall and remained unbeaten in Big Ten play at 5-0.
It was Minnesota’s second loss of the season. The Gophers lost to Stanford on Aug. 28.
— PennStateVolleyball (@PennStateVBALL) October 6, 2016
Here’s video of Penn State celebrating after the win, courtesy of DKPittsburghSports.com’s Audrey Snyder.
Russ Rose: "It was a real nice win for this group at this point in the season." pic.twitter.com/nUVzbrdHyp
— Audrey Snyder (@audsnyder4) October 6, 2016