NORTH TEXAS 3, TULSA 1 (13-25, 25-17, 25-23, 25-21)
Denton, TX – North Texas had problems getting started, but then broke off three straight sets to move past Tulsa in Round 1 of the NIVC.
The Mean Green (18-16) will take on Wichita State in Round 2 on Friday, Nov. 30 at 6:30 p.m. ET.
Valerie Valerian had 18 kills and 13 digs for North Texas. Rhett Robinson added 12 kills, while Karley York finished with 48 assists. Barbara Teakell had nine kills and 17 digs.
For Tulsa (19-12), Rachel Moore and Callie Cook each had 12 kills. Mariah Pardo had 42 assists, and Taylor Horsfall added 21 digs while the team rang up 11 blocks.