After going down 0-2, the BYU men's volleyball team fought back to tie the match only to lose the fifth game to U.C. Irvine at the Smith Fieldhouse in Provo Thursday.

Warren Van Schalkwyk had 22 kills for the Cougars who fall to 0-14 on the season. The 18th ranked Anteaters go to 1-6 on the season.The teams will be back in action on Friday night in the Smith Fieldhouse. Action will begin at 7:30.