The Vikings strung together one of their most impressive seasons in the past 35 years. They were crowned Horizon League regular season (16-7) champions and captured their first Horizon League tournament championship since 2009. They won 16 league games, the most since 1992-1993, eventually clinching just the third NCAA tournament berth in program history.
Cleveland State volleyball closed out its regular season with a 3-0 sweep over Youngstown State Tuesday March 16 on Senior Night at the Wolstein Center. It was their seventh sweep of the year and third series sweep of the season after taking care of business on Monday night.
The 15th-seeded Cleveland State Vikings saw their season come to an end in a 87-56 loss to the 2nd-seeded Houston Cougars in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday night at the Bloomington Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Indiana.
Cleveland State’s magical run came to an ugly end Friday night as it was blasted in the second half by Houston, eventually falling 87-56, in the Midwest Regional first round of the NCAA Tournament at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Indiana.