UCSB water polo sets school record for best start

Gauchos water polo cruise past Ottawa

UC SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The Gauchos won a laugher and then a nail biter and it all adds up to a school-record start for the men's water polo team.

UCSB is now 11-0 after routing Ottawa University of Arizona 19-2 and then outlasting Pepperdine 16-15 in overtime.

The Gauchos are ranked second in the nation and will play at top-ranked Stanford on Friday, September 20.

UCSB started 9-0 back in 1988.

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