The Texas Longhorns secured the 2017 Big 12 Volleyball title outright with their 3-0 victory versus Oklahoma Wednesday evening. UT (23-2, 15-0 Big 12) remains as the only autonomy five program undefeated in conference play in the nation.
This marks the sixth Big 12 crown in the past seven years for Texas and the 10th overall. UT has earned the title outright in 1997, 2009, 2011-15 while sharing the title in 2007 and ‘08.
With the victory, UT earns the automatic bid to the 2017 NCAA Division I Women’s Volleyball Championship. The Longhorns currently rank second in the nation in the AVCA Coaches poll and third in the RPI. The NCAA Volleyball Selection Show will take place Sunday, November 26 at 6 p.m. CT on ESPNU. The Big 12 volleyball season concludes on Saturday.