From Staff and Wire Reports

Four men’s volleyball teams will continue playing today for the remaining spot in the NCAA final four.

Pepperdine (18-5) will play Cal State Northridge (20-9) at 4 p.m., and Cal State Long Beach (17-12) will play Stanford (18-5) at 7 in the semifinals of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation tournament at UC Irvine’s Bren Center.

The tournament winner will join UCLA, Ohio State and Penn State in the NCAA semifinals May 7-8 at Pauley Pavilion.

Stanford, the Pacific Division champion this season, lost to Mountain Division champion UCLA (22-3) in the championship match Wednesday. With the victory, UCLA earned the federation’s automatic berth to the final four.