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Ferris State extended its winning streak to 20 consecutive matches and earned an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament by bouncing back from a one-set deficit twice on its way to the fifth-set victory.
The Bulldogs fell 25-21 in the first set before coming back to take the second 25-21. The Huskies took the lead with a 25-15 win in the third, but Ferris State posted a 25-19 victory in the fourth to force a fifth set.
Ferris State went on to win 16-14 in the final set to secure the league title.
The Bulldogs improve to 25-4 overall this season with the win.
Second-seeded Ferris State will now await the NCAA Selection Show set for Monday, Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m. with a live online stream at NCAA.com.
With the berth, the Bulldogs earned their 25th all-time NCAA Tournament spot, including a bid for the 10th year in a row.