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Volleyball sweeps Texas Tech, remains perfect in Big 12

Junior middle blocker Chiaka Ogbogu had nine kills and a team-leading seven block assists as the Longhorns rolled past Texas Tech (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

Junior middle blocker Chiaka Ogbogu had nine kills and a team-leading seven block assists as the Longhorns rolled past Texas Tech (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel/Senior Editor

The Texas volleyball team rolled past Texas Tech in straight sets, 25-18, 25-23, 25-17, before a season-high 4,147 fans at sold-out Gregory Gym. The Longhorns (16-1, 6-0 in Big 12) now have a record of 67-3 in conference play over the past four-and-a-half seasons since the Big 12 schedule went from 20 matches to 16.

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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 .