The University of Central Arkansas Sugar Bears began Southland Conference play Thursday with a 25-15, 25-19, 25-18 victory.
The Sugar Bears upped their overall record to 8-3. ACC fell fell to 4-5.
Jessica Nagy led the way for the Sugar Bear offense, picking up 11 kills while hitting .400. Heather Schnars added 10 kills, hitting .500 and chipping in a match-high five aces. Marissa Collins dished out 40 assists while adding six digs, two kills and an ace, and Shelbee Berringer dug a match-high 11 balls on the defensive side.
Central Arkansas returns to the court at 7 p.m. Friday against Louisiana Tech.