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

Horns gearing up for Texas A&M

Austin Laymance November 24, 2010

Before the Longhorns carve the turkey, break out the fine china, turn on the football game and sit down for a Thanksgiving meal, they still have business to take care of. Rival Texas A&M comes...

Horns to test streak against ISU, A&M

Austin Laymance November 22, 2010

Texas heads into the final week of the regular season riding a season-high 13-match winning streak after defeating the Kansas Jayhawks 3-1 Friday night at Gregory Gymnasium. Senior outside hitter...

Fan finds home at Gregory Gym

Shabab Siddiqui November 19, 2010

The most defining feature may be his signature fist pump. It’s neither a pre-scandal Tiger Woods’ how-do-you-like-me-now celebratory motion, nor a Zac Efron “Bet On It” pump...

Roberson’s return helps lift offense

Shabab Siddiqui November 18, 2010

Although outside hitter Amber Roberson missed a mere two games, she came out of the gate playing like she missed none while displaying an urgency of someone who had missed 20. The 6-foot-2 junior...

Faucette dominates in Texas victory

Austin Laymance November 18, 2010

If the Longhorns are any indication, then winning certainly is contagious. Texas rolled to its 12th-straight victory Wednesday night, sweeping the visiting Missouri Tigers. The No. 8 Longhorns...

Faucette provides spark as others sit with injuries

Shabab Siddiqui November 17, 2010

“Fear the Faucette” may be the most appropriate saying to write on a sign for tonight as eighth-ranked Texas (19-5, 14-2 Big 12) faces off against Missouri (19-8, 11-6) at 6:30 p.m. inside...

Longhorns still balling, just not hooping anymore

Shabab Siddiqui November 16, 2010

Tall. Athletic. Agile. Versatile. Good passer. Great teammate. High IQ. Good court vision. Left unlabeled, a recruiting profile with those characteristics could fall on the desk of either volleyball...

Eleven straight for Faucette, Horns

Austin Laymance November 15, 2010

For Juliann Faucette and the Longhorns, the hits just keep on coming. The senior outside hitter racked up 24 kills Saturday as Texas rolled 3-1 over Texas Tech on the road to extend the Longhorns’...

Volleyball heads to Lubbock hoping to extend win streak

Shabab Siddiqui November 12, 2010

The seventh-ranked Longhorns hit the road for the second time this week to take on Texas Tech in Lubbock on Saturday. Texas will look to extend its winning streak to 11 matches against the Red Raiders,...

Horns extend unbeaten streak

Shabab Siddiqui November 11, 2010

Senior outside hitter Juliann Faucette continued her hot streak Wednesday with a 30-kill performance as the seventh-ranked Longhorns beat Baylor 23-25, 25-19, 27-25, 25-17 to extend their winning streak...

Roommates bond over volleyball, food

Austin Laymance November 10, 2010

As the old saying goes, if you can’t take the heat, get out of the kitchen. Rachael Adams stays out of the kitchen at home, where she lives with teammate and close friend Amber Roberson, but...

Faucette guides Horns past Sooners

Austin Laymance November 8, 2010

Juliann Faucette would not let Texas’ eight-match win streak come to an end Saturday. The senior All-American outside hitter put the Longhorns on her shoulders and carried the team with a career-high...