Santa Barbara's high-pressure offense helped capture a four-game sweep of Pepperdine.


Sorenson: UCSB Looks The Part Against Pepperdine


MALIBU, Calif. — In this day and age of dealing with Covid and adjusting schedules and some teams not playing midweek games and some teams playing only local teams, planning the 2021 season became a big ol’ mess. Along with this restructuring, a lot of programs decided to play four-game weekends, since midweek games weren’t going to be as numerous. 

Well today was my first chance to see a pair of teams playing the fourth game of a four-game series as No. 9 ranked UC Santa Barbara drove down Pacific Coast Highway to play at Pepperdine. Surprisingly, the Gauchos had[…]