Utah's run in the Mountain West volleyball tournament came up one game short.

After upsetting Colorado State the night before, the Utes fell in five games to UNLV, 24-30, 33-31, 30-17, 30-21, 15-12, in the championship of the conference tournament on Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Kathryn Haynie had 18 kills for the Utes, while Connie Dangerfield had 31 digs.