No. 15 MIT Falls to No. 8 Rivier

Feb. 23, 2006


CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The MIT men's volleyball team dropped its first NECVA New England Division contest of the year to nationally-ranked No. 8 Rivier College on Wednesday. The Raiders posted a 30-24, 30-17, 28-30, 30-28 decision over the No. 15 Engineers (11-4, 5-1 NECVA New England).

Praveen Pamidimukkala recorded his fourth double-double of the season with a team-high 22 kills and 16 digs. Scott Pollom notched 10 kills and paced Tech with five assisted blocks. Ryan Dean totaled seven kills and seven digs as Jordan Wan distributed 41 assists to go along with five total blocks.