BYU women's volleyball began the day studying film on Friday's opponent Texas. After a study hall, the Cougars traveled to the unfamiliar Gregory Gym for the first time. Head coach Heather Olmstead as well as Amy Boswell, Whitney Young Howard and Mary Lake joined the media for a press conference before practice began. Following the 90 minute session, the Cougars returned to the hotel to continue working on homework and studying for finals. No. 13 seed BYU faces off against No. 4 seed Texas Friday, Dec. 9, at 3 p.m. CST.