Trivia question: Texas has reached the Big 12 Tournament semifinals in four of the last five seasons. How many times have the Longhorns played for the tourney championship?
Match #20: No. 6 seed Texas (11-7-1, 6-4-0 Big 12) vs. No. 2 seed Colorado (11-6-3, 6-3-1 Big 12)
When: Nov. 4, 2005, at 6:30 p.m. Central
Where: San Antonio, Texas (Blossom Athletic Complex)
Series: Texas leads 8-2-1
First Meeting: 10/6/1996; a 1-0 (2OT) Texas win at Boulder
Last Meeting: 10/7/2005; a 2-0 Colorado win at Austin
Streak: The two teams have split the last five meetings (2-2-1)
Petrucelli vs. Colorado: 4-2-1
Note: While Petrucelli has never faced the Buffaloes during postseason play, UT has once squared off with CU during Big 12 Championship action - on Nov. 6, 1997; a 1-0 Texas win during the quarterfinal round of the tournament that year.
Answer: Twice - UT faced Texas A&M during the Big 12 Tournament Championship game in both 2001 and 2004.