Big 12 volleyball compiled an impressive season as the league saw six teams punch tickets to the NCAA postseason.
The conference has announced the 2017 Big 12 volleyball schedule, which will begin on Wednesday, September 20.
No. 4 Texas Volleyball fell to No. 6 Stanford on Saturday night in the national championship match, 3-1 (25-21, 25-19, 18-25, 25-21) at Nationwide Arena.
No. 4 Texas Volleyball (27-4) defeated No. 1 Nebraska (31-3), 3-0 (25-18, 25-23, 25-21) on Thursday night in the NCAA Semifinal to advance to its fifth and second-straight NCAA National Championship match.
Kansas State's Katie Brand was recognized as a second team Senior CLASS Award All-American. The award is selected by Division I volleyball coaches, media and fans throughout the nation and represents the most outstanding student-athlete in Division I volleyball.
The 2016 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) named thirteen Big 12 student-athletes to its All-America teams, including three first team honorees.
No. 4 Texas Volleyball (26-4) advanced to its fifth-consecutive NCAA Final Four for Longhorns with a 3-0 defeat of Creighton (25-19, 25-20, 25-11) on Saturday at Gregory Gym.
No. 4 seed Texas Volleyball (25-4) punched its ticket to the Elite Eight in thrilling fashion, knocking off No. 13 seed BYU (29-4), 3-2 (25-23, 25-14, 24-26, 22-25, 16-14), inside Gregory Gym on Friday afternoon.
Marguerite Grubb of Texas Tech has been named to CoSIDA's 2016 Academic All-America Volleyball Second Team. The Setter was joined by 17 other student-athletes from across the nation to receive this prestigious award.
The Big 12 posted 18 honorees on the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-Region awards list, the third-most in conference history.
After going 5-1 in the first round of the NCAA tournament, the Longhorns will move on to face BYU in the Regional Semifinals on Friday. This year marks the first time since 2009 and eighth overall occurrence five Big 12 teams advanced to the second round of the tournament.
No. 4 Texas Volleyball (24-4) advanced to its 11th-straight NCAA Regional semifinal with its sweep of SMU (25-15, 25-18, 25-12) on Saturday night at Gregory Gym.