SATURDAY COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL/Agost stars with 18 kills, but Ducks' season ends in NCAA second round

BYU 3, Oregon 0

• The 24th-ranked Ducks' season ended at the hands of No. 12 BYU on Saturday night at Provo, Utah.

The Cougars, 82-3 at home over the past six years, won the NCAA tournament second-round match, 25-20, 25-21, 25-19.AGOST

BYU (30-2) advanced to next week's Sweet 16 at Lexington, Kentucky, and a meeting with fourth-seeded host Kentucky.

Oregon (18-12) was out-hit, .343-.176.

Taylor Agost, an all-Pac-12 Ducks senior from Clackamas High, led the team with 18 kills on .457 hitting, with three blocks.

Sophomores Ronika Stone and Jolie Rasmussen each had seven kills for Oregon.

Four service errors in the first set hampered UO's bid to get off to a good start.

The second set was tied 17-17 before BYU closed well and took command.

The Cougars scored five of the final six points to claim the match.

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