Sept. 20, 2012
No. 9 Texas vs. Oklahoma
September 22, 2012
Where: Austin, Texas (Gregory Gymnasium)
Time: 5 p.m.
Live Stats: Gametracker on TexasSports.com
Television: Longhorn Network
(PbP - Paul Sunderland, Analyst - Holly McPeak)
Internet Audio: Subscription audio on TexasSports.com
All-Time Series: Texas leads, 38-3 (H: 20-1; A: 15-2; N: 3-0)
Match Notes vs. Oklahoma
· As of Sept. 18, Texas is second in the nation in blocking (3.16) while Haley Eckerman is seventh nationally for points per set (5.27 pps).
· Haley Eckerman has recorded double-digit kills in 10 out of 11 matches this season.
· Texas owns a 57-33 record against ranked opponents over the last eight seasons (2004-11) and a 29-7 mark against ranked opponents at Gregory Gym during that span.
· Texas has been ranked in the AVCA (American Volleyball Coaches Association) poll for 130 consecutive weeks, dating back to 2004. UT has been ranked in the Top 10 of the poll for 91 of the last 95 weeks.
TEXAS TRADITIONS DAY
Fans will be able to take photos (weather permitting; fans must bring their own camera) prior to Saturday's Texas-Oklahoma match with Bevo XIV, along with Hook `Em, Texas Cheer and Big Bertha. The event starts at 4 p.m. in the Gregory Gym plaza.
Saturday is also Scout Day and UT Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day. For Scout Day, there is a $4 general admission ticket for all Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and guests. All Scouts in attendance will receive a UT Athletics Scout patch at the match by stopping by the Texas Athletics table prior to intermission. To purchase, call (512) 232-3865. The deadline to order is tomorrow at noon.
A $4 general admission ticket is available for UT faculty and staff. Faculty and staff can show their faculty/staff ID at Bellmont Hall (today and tomorrow from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) or at the Gregory Gym ticket windows on Saturday and receive the $4 general admission ticket.