Aggie volleyball match preview: vs. No. 22 Houston
BRYAN-COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M volleyball team looks to get back to winning ways as it hosts No. 22 Houston at 7 p.m. on Wednesday in Reed Arena.
The Aggies are coming off a 2-1 finish at the Texas A&M Invitational where they secured wins over Utah State (3-0) and UNI (3-0), then fell to TCU on the final day (3-1). Prior to A&M’s loss, the program started the year on an undefeated 7-0 run, which tied for the third best in team history.
The Maroon & White’s next test comes against nationally ranked Houston, a 2022 NCAA Tournament round of 16 team. This will be the programs 63rd all-time meeting. A&M holds a four-game advantage over the Cougars (33-29) and has claimed the last 11-straight victories. Houston enters the match with a 5-2 record and are coming off a win against SMU.
Ifenna Cos-Okpalla was named SEC Defensive Player of the Week after she broke her own program record and tied the SEC record for total blocks in a three-set match, logging 14 in the Aggies match versus Utah State. She leads the nation in blocks per set with 2.00, 0.26 more than her closest competitor.
- Fans can enjoy $5 Lonestar Light which is available for purchase at the main Reed Arena concession stands.
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