IPFW and Loyola went the distance Wednesday in Chicago, but the Mastodons went a little farther.
Trailing twice in the match, they rallied to beat Loyola 3-2 in an MIVA volleyball match.
Loyola won the first set 25-22 and the third 25-16 but couldn’t close the deal.
IPFW finally put the home side away 22-25, 25-12, 16-25, 29-27 and 15-11.
Eddie Rivera led the Dons with 15 kills, seven digs and one ace.
Ramon Burges had 14 kills and 11 blocks.
Anthony Randolph and Bryan Saunders each had nine kills, and Omar Rivera had 35 assists.