#6 Texas travels to #8 Kansas for a battle of the only undefeated teams in the Big 12. This is a scouting report detailing what works and might not work for each team.
Kansas setter Ainese Havili, Iowa State libero Hali Hillegas and Texas setter Ashley Shook garnered the Big 12 weekly honors for Week 6.
A strong blocking front and tough serving lifted No. 5 Texas to a home sweep of No. 21 Baylor Wednesday night.
No. 6 Texas had to come back and win the final two stanzas to escape West Virginia with a Big 12 victory, surviving in five sets.
After having to sit out during the 2016 season due to academic issues, Texas’ Chiaka Ogbogu refused to let that pull her down.
The Texas Longhorns swept through UTSA in three but the win did not come without a challenge, as the Roadrunners gave the #6 ranked team a run for their money.
In an in-state match up, the Texas Longhorns ran through Texas A&M in three sets to take the win.
Freshman opposite Stephanie Samedy downed 22 kills, while hitting at a team-best .308 clip and just missing a double double with nine digs, lifting No. 3 Minnesota to a four-set win over No. 4 Texas on Friday.
The Texas Longhorns started off the American Campus Classic with a three-set sweep over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.
The Texas Longhorns have posted a 4-1 record to begin the 2017 season, with their only loss so far coming against Florida in their first match back.