After dropping the opening set 25-15, the Capers rallied to take the next two sets 25-14 and 25-18. UNB would regain control in the fourth set, winning 25-9 before closing out the match by a 15-10 score.
With the loss, the Capers fall to 0-4 on the year while the Varsity Reds improve to 4-0.
The Capers will be back in action Saturday when they face Moncton in a 2 p.m. start at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
Wile files from CBU Sports Information