Mississippi State volleyball

Mississippi State players celebrate a point during Saturday’s 3-1 win over Tennessee.

The Bulldogs won three gritty sets by the same 25-23 score and knocked off the 24th-ranked Tennessee Lady Volunteers 3-1.

It was the ninth-straight victory for MSU as it improved to 21-5 overall and 12-2 in the Southeastern Conference.

The Bulldogs recorded their first win over a ranked opponent at home since defeating No. 25 Kentucky in 2011.

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