The Colorado volleyball team took a step in the right direction Sunday with a home win against No. 21 Washington.

Colorado volleyball at Cal

Game time: Wednesday, 8 p.m. MT, Haas Pavilion, Berkeley, Calif.

Broadcast: Pac-12 Network.

Records: CU 13-10, 5-7 Pac-12 Conference; Cal 12-11, 4-8.

Notes: The Buffs improved to 2-8 this season against ranked foes with a four-set win Sunday against then-No. 21 Washington ... CU begins the week tied for seventh in the Pac-12 with Washington, trailing sixth-place Arizona and UCLA ... The Buffs rallied from a 2-1 set deficit to top Cal in five sets at home on Oct. 5. Senior Alexa Smith led the way in that win with 17 kills and 17 digs ... CU has won seven of its past eight games against Cal ... The Buffs play at No. 2 Stanford on Friday night (8 p.m. MT, Pac-12 Mountain) ... Despite the 5-7 mark in league play, the Buffs still are unofficially ranked 30th in the nation as the fourth program listed among others receiving votes (this week's poll features a tie at No. 25) ...


Next week CU hosts its final home series of the season against Arizona State and Arizona.

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