Fourteen Big 12 volleyball student-athletes earned American Volleyball Coaches Association All-America honors for the 2014 season.
Texas is appearing in its third straight NCAA national semifinals and will face BYU on Thursday at 6 p.m. CT.
No. 2 national seed Texas (27-2) punched its ticket to its sixth NCAA Volleyball Championship national semifinal in the last seven years with a 3-1 win (25-21, 18-25, 25-20, 31-29) over No. 7 national seed North Carolina (29-3) at the Sports Pavilion in Minneapolis, Minn.
With its third sweep of the postseason, the No. 2 national seed Texas Longhorns (26-2) advanced to the NCAA Volleyball Championship regional finals Friday night.
The Big 12 Conference has announced its Scholar-Athlete of the Year recipients for the 2014 fall sport season.
The Texas Longhorns will play in their ninth straight NCAA Volleyball Championship Regional this weekend.
Twenty Big 12 volleyball student-athletes were honored on the American Volleyball Coaches Association's All-Region Teams with Kylee Zumach (Kansas State) and Marion Hazelwood (Oklahoma) claiming regional Freshman of the Year honors.
The Iowa State volleyball season came to an end Saturday night at the hands of No. 10 Illinois as the Illini swept the Cyclones 3-0 (25-27, 18-25, 18-25).
Texas advanced to its ninth-straight NCAA Regional Semifinal while Iowa State moved on to the second round in Friday night postseason action.
No. 2 national seed Texas (24-2) remained undefeated in the opening round of the NCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Championship with a 3-0 (25-21, 25-15, 25-18) sweep over Northwestern State in Austin in front of a crowd over 2,300.
Five Big 12 teams earned berths to the 2014 NCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Championship field as Iowa State, Kansas, K-State, Oklahoma and Texas represent the league in the postseason event.
Texas' Haley Eckerman collected her third consecutive Big 12 Player of the Year honor to headline the 2014 Big 12 Volleyball postseason awards.