OMAHA, Neb. - No. 1 Penn State put the cap on an impressive and record-breaking year by capturing its second-straight National Championship Saturday night in Omaha. The Nittany Lions, a perfect 38-0 on the season, defeated Stanford 3-0 en route to the program's third national championship. Penn State finished the hard-fought match as the victor by scores of 25-20, 26-24, 25-23.

Stanford took the 3-0 lead to start the match but a Harmotto and Brown block along with two Harmotto kills helped pull Penn State within two at 6-4. The Cardinal maintained the lead, going up 12-7 before a Hodge kill trimmed the gap to four at 12-8. [MORE]

 
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