Even in a team sport like volleyball, these five players, including four conference players of the year, are so dynamic they deserve your undivided attention.
On the court, Haley Eckerman is a power player who was named the Big 12 player of the year. Off the court, she spends as much time as possible with her biggest fan -- her toddler son, Cayden.
Bailey Webster had 18 kills, Haley Eckerman added 16 and third-seeded Texas overcame a 2-1 deficit for a five-set victory over Michigan on Thursday night in the NCAA women's volleyball semifinals.
A year ago, Khat Bell was a freshman dealing with a devastating injury. Now she and fellow sophomore Haley Eckerman have helped the Longhorns to another Big 12 win and the No. 3 spot in our Power Rankings.