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


Texas Volleyball players continue to speak out about Black Lives Matter

Daniela Perez September 22, 2020

Texas volleyball players are not allowing the Black Lives Matter movement to leave the spotlight.  The team showed its support for the movement in a video released Sept. 9. In the 41-second black-and-white...


Texas fans react to volleyball moving to Frank Erwin Center

Daniela Perez September 4, 2020

For the first time since 1997, Longhorn fans will cheer for the Texas volleyball team at the Frank Erwin Center instead of Gregory Gymnasium. Texas Athletics announced the venue change for all 2020...


NCAA votes to extend eligibility for fall sport athletes by 1 year

Nathan Han August 26, 2020

All fall sport athletes will receive an additional year of eligibility regardless of whether they play this school year or decline to participate due to health concerns, the NCAA Division I Board of Directors...


Texas looks to future after Sweet 16 loss

Clark Dalton December 14, 2019

On Friday, Texas pushed the Louisville Cardinals to brink of elimination. Yet, the Cardinals slipped past the Longhorns in five sets (22-25, 22-25, 25-17, 25-18, 15-12) in their first Sweet 16 appearance...

Texas sweeps Albany, moves on from NCAA first round

Clark Dalton December 6, 2019

The spotlight shined brightly on Gregory Gym as the NCAA tournament rolled into Austin. The Longhorns excelled under these lights, sweeping Albany 25-9, 25-16, 25-15.  The Longhorns were the No....

Summer games help Butler in Longhorns’ national championship chase

Clark Dalton December 5, 2019

Brionne Butler has had a superb year. The sophomore middle blocker has built on a shining freshman campaign by leading the Longhorns in blocks with 130 and earning All-Big 12 honors. The framework for...


Horns claim stake in Big 12 title

Clark Dalton December 2, 2019

For the past two years, the Texas volleyball team has finished in first place or tied for first place in the Big 12, but has lost in the NCAA Regional Final. This year, the team has accomplished the former,...

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White, Longhorns recover from slow start for senior night win

Marcus Krum November 24, 2019

Decked in orange and white flowers, Micaya White looked to the roaring Gregory Gymnasium crowd and threw up the “hook ‘em.”  It would be the last time in a regular season game...


No. 1 knocked off by Baylor

Clark Dalton November 21, 2019

After an impressive 14 game win streak, Texas lost a five set heartbreaker. The Longhorns came back from being down two, before a 15-9 defeat in the final set. “We had two or three points get...

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Texas chases Big 12 perfection

Marcus Krum November 20, 2019

Jerritt Elliott finds himself in a position he’s been in just once before. The Texas head coach has the Longhorns rolling through conference play. Texas is 13–0 with just three matches remaining...


Longhorns flip Horned Frogs in straight sets

Clark Dalton November 17, 2019

On Saturday, Texas rolled over TCU in straight sets for its 19th win of the season. “A really big priority coming out of our locker is focusing on our side of the net,” sophomore setter...


Longhorns win 13th consecutive match

Clark Dalton November 14, 2019

Sustained success is nothing new for the top-ranked Texas volleyball team. The team has won seven of the last eight Big 12 regular season titles, and extended its win streak to 13 straight after sweeping...