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Volleyball rolls past TCU, post season’s first conference sweep

Senior outside hitter Paulina Prieto Cerame had 10 kills in the Texas volleyball team's three-set sweep of TCU (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

Senior outside hitter Paulina Prieto Cerame had 10 kills in the Texas volleyball team's three-set sweep of TCU at Gregory Gym (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel/Senior Editor

AUSTIN, Texas — There were stretches in the Texas volleyball team's 25-23, 25-21, 25-17 victory Wednesday at Gregory Gym over TCU when errors piled up and opportunities were missed, when it was difficult to understand just how the second-ranked Longhorns continue to win the way they do.

But then there were lengthy runs of absolute dominance, spurred by the Longhorns’ superior talent and coaching, when everything comes together and Texas shines.

The Longhorns (15-2 overall and 7-0 in Big 12 play) continued to flex their muscles

Steve Habel is a senior contributing writer for Horns Illustrated. He has covered Texas sports since 1989 and was this magazine’s senior editor for 24 years. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .