WACO, Texas -- Two institutions will be joining the Red River Athletic Conference during the 2014-15 academic year with the addition of the University of Houston-Victoria and LSU Alexandria. LSUA will be a full member this fall with UHV entering as a provisional member with full conference status in 2015-16. The RRAC's membership expands to 14 colleges and universities.
"We're excited that we have been able to add two more strong institutions to our conference," said RRAC Commissioner Tony Stigliano. "Houston-Victoria and LSU Alexandria not only provide new scheduling possibilities, but they add to the quality of the RRAC with strong leadership and well-run programs."
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Defending national champion and RRAC champion University of Texas at Brownsville opens the 2014 season as the No. 1 team in the Tachikara-NAIA Volleyball Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Tuesday. The Ocelots were the unanimous selection for the seventh-consecutive poll, garnering 20 first-place votes and 560 points.
WACO, Texas -- The Red River Athletic Conference released the conference's 2013-14 academic awards with Wiley College (Texas) earning the school GPA award with the best overall academic performance of its student-athletes. The average cumulative GPA for all Wiley student-athletes was 3.15. A total of 528 student-athletes from all RRAC schools are also recognized as scholar-athletes for achieving a 3.0 average or better during the last academic year.