Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

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No. 1 Texas volleyball asserts dominance in 3rd straight sweep

Matthew Boncosky October 24, 2020

The Texas volleyball team made quick work of Texas Tech on Friday night, sweeping the Red Raiders again to improve to 10–0 on the season. The Longhorns were dominant throughout, getting out to...

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Texas defeats Texas Tech Raiders in straight-set match

Daniela Perez October 23, 2020

Before Thursday’s match against Texas Tech, the Texas volleyball team listened to Drake on a boombox in the locker room to get in the zone.  Junior outside hitter Logan Eggleston, who had...

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No Cats on Attack: Texas volleyball topples Kansas State in straight-set victory

Daniela Perez October 18, 2020

The Texas volleyball team remains undefeated after defeating the Kansas State Wildcats 3-0 Saturday. The No. 1 Longhorns proved their prowess and comfortably won their sets 25-15, 25-16, 25-16. Texas used...

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No. 1 Texas volleyball survives first true test of the season against No. 13 Kansas State

Matthew Boncosky October 17, 2020

The top-ranked Texas volleyball team beat No. 13 Kansas State 3-2 in a five set thriller Friday night to remain undefeated this season. Texas survived its first true test of the season on the road,...

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Texas volleyball sweeps Cyclones, talk dogs, classes postgame

Daniela Perez October 10, 2020

The Texas volleyball team swept the Iowa State Cyclones Friday night at the Frank Erwin Center. For the fifth time this season, the Longhorns did not allow their opponents to tally any set wins. Following...

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Former Texas volleyball player discusses mental health after career-ending injury

Stephen Wagner October 9, 2020

Editor’s note: This story discusses suicidal thoughts, depression and anxiety. If you or someone you know is experiencing a crisis, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24-hour support...

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Texas volleyball continues home dominance over Iowa State

Matthew Boncosky October 9, 2020

The Texas volleyball team continued its home dominance over Iowa State on Thursday, sweeping the Cyclones for its fourth sweep in five matches. The Longhorns have never lost to the Cyclones in Austin...

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Texas volleyball sweeps Kansas, finds groove in new back-to-back format

Matthew Boncosky October 3, 2020

The Texas volleyball team defeated Kansas on Friday night in a 3-0 set, completing the two-night series sweep. The Longhorns have begun to find a groove in this season’s new back-to-back format,...

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Texas volleyball players refused to sing ‘The Eyes of Texas’ in Kansas match

Daniela Perez October 2, 2020

The Texas volleyball team made two statements Thursday night: The players swept Kansas in straight sets and did not put their horns up during “The Eyes of Texas.” Texas fans around the arena...

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Texas volleyball defeats Oklahoma in back-to-back matches

Matthew Boncosky September 26, 2020

The Texas volleyball team picked up its second win of the season Friday, beating Oklahoma 3-1 on its second night in Norman.  The Longhorns completed the two-game sweep with a balanced attack that...

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Texas volleyball starts 1–0 after Oklahoma sweep

Daniela Perez September 25, 2020

The Texas volleyball team swept the Oklahoma Sooners in a straight-set match in Norman, Oklahoma, to open its 2020 season Thursday night. The Longhorns made their return in a near-empty McCasland Field...

Texas volleyball set to begin play after eventful offseason

Matthew Boncosky September 24, 2020

After an offseason characterized by pandemic uncertainty and calls for social reform from student-athletes, the Texas volleyball team is set to open its 2020 season Thursday. The Longhorns will play...