US men's volleyball team heads to semifinals

Aug. 20, 2008, 12:44 p.m. (ET)

BEIJING (AP) The U.S. men's volleyball team came from behind to defeat Serbia in five sets Wednesday and remain undefeated in Beijing.

The 20-25, 25-23, 21-25, 25-18, 15-12 victory propels the United States into the semifinal round against Russia.

The U.S. team overcame tragedy to win all five of its matches in preliminary pool play. Serbia went 2-3 to advance to the quarterfinals.