AUSTIN — Five Texas Longhorns have been recognized in the Big 12's Preseason Awards for women's basketball.

Lashann Higgs and Joyner Holmes were named to the 10-member Preseason All-Big 12 Team.

Jatarie White and Danni Williams earned Honorable Mention Preseason All-Big 12 recognition.

Williams was also named the Big 12 Conference Preseason Newcomer of the Year, while Charli Collier was named the Big 12 Conference Preseason Co-Freshman of the Year.

Williams is a graduate transfer to the Longhorns after playing her first three seasons at Texas A&M University.

Collier is a 6 foot 5 inches forward/center from Mont Belvieu, Texas.

Higgs is entering her senior season at Texas while Holmes begins her junior year.

White is a senior who is in her second season with the Longhorns after transferring from South Carolina.