No. 2 Texas volleyball cruises past Albany in NCAA first-round sweep
By James Schleicher
AUSTIN, Texas — Tournament time resumed for the No. 2 Texas volleyball team with a 3-0 sweep of Albany: 25-9, 25-16, 25-15 in front of a crowd of 3,532 at Gregory gym Thursday night. The win makes the Horns a perfect 33-0 in NCAA Tournament first-round play.
“Our goal tonight was to try to find some rhythm,” Texas head coach Jerritt Elliott said, “to get ourselves comfortable in this NCAA tournament. I thought, offensively, we did a really nice job. We played steady pretty much the entire match and I’m pleased with what we did.”
The Longhorns (22-3) made the Great Danes look not so great, leading from wire-to-wire in the first two sets. Albany led for a few early points [habeabk]