Carnae Dillard
Carnae  Dillard
San Antonio, TX

High School:
Lady Bird Johnson HS





Palileo Named C-USA Coach of the Year, Teakell Earns Co-Freshman of the Year Honors

School's First Coach Of The Year Since 1995


Volleyball Holds Off Rice Behind Teakell's Career Day

Former Mean Green Star Carnae Dillard Honored Before Match


Volleyball Alumni Match Set For August 19

Alumni Roster Features Four Former All-Conference Selections


Volleyball Announces Carnae Dillard As Assistant Coach

Former Mean Green Star Returns As Coach


Conference USA Releases Preseason Rankings for 2016

#MGVB Is Slated To Finish Sixth


VB: North Texas vs UNC-Charlotte

VB: North Texas vs UNC-Charlotte


  • Named to the AVCA Honorable Mention All-America team, becoming only the second NT player in program history to be awarded with such an honor
  • Took a spot on the AVCA All-Southwest Region Team
  • Was Conference USA Player of the Year for the second consecutive year
  • Finished the season with program records in career kills (2,327), career attacks (6,063) and kills in a season (687 in 2015)
  • Closes out the season as the NCAA leader in kills per set (5.41) and attacks per set (13.92), while finishing second in points per set (5.86)
  • Played in 127 sets and started every match for the Mean Green
  • Five-time Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week
  • Notched a season-best 31 kills versus Rice and UTEP, tying her career best
  • Had a season-high 24 digs versus Boise State
  • Earned a spot on five all-tournament teams: Tiger Invitational, Oklahoma Nike Invitational, North Texas Invitational, Tulsa Invitational (MVP) and the Conference USA Championships
  • Moved into third-place on NT's all-time dig list versus Rice
  • Recorded a double-double in 25 of the team's 33 matches
  • Earned a spot on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for maintaining a GPA of 3.0 or better


  • Named Conference USA Player of the Year
  • Named to the C-USA all-conference first team
  • Finished the season among the NCAA's best: third in kills per set (5.39) and points per set (5.9), fourth in attacks per set (13.21) and fifth in total kills (615)
  • Currently sits in second place in NT history with 1,640 kills and third in school history with 4,295 attacks
  • Four-time C-USA Player of the Week
  • Made the all-tournament team in each of three tournament appearances (North Texsa Invitational, Mean Green Classic, Delta Zeta Classic)
  • Named as the National Player of the Week by the American Volleyball Coaches Association in week 11
  • Finished the season with 20 double-doubles, the second-most in the NCAA\
  • Played in 114 of the team's 118 total sets
  • Recorded a career-best 4 aces versus Marshall
  • Notched a season-high 30 kills versus Northwestern State
  • Tallied 23 digs at Middle Tennessee, a season high


  • Named to C-USA all-conference first team
  • Currently sits in fifth place in NT history with 1,025 career kills
  • Named to the Flo Hyman Collegiate Cup (hosted by the Univ. of Houston) All-Tournament team
  • Had team and season-high 28 kills against Idaho on .407 attack percentage (third highest of her career)
  • Finished first on the team with 522.5 points
  • Finished the season with 18 double-doubles
  • Made All-Tournament team at the North Texas Invitational
  • Led NT in attacks and kills and is second in aces
  • Tied her career high in kills with 31 against Marshall
  • Had two 26-dig performances
  • Set a new career high with 75 attacks against Southern Miss
  • Registered a career-high 5 assists versus UTA


  • SBC Freshman of the Year
  • SBC First-Team All-Conference and All-Sun Belt Tournament selection as a freshman
  • Second in the league in kills per set with 4.09
  • Two-time SBC Player of the Week
  • Tied for ninth all-time in NT history in kills in a single match with 31 against Troy
  • Twice tied for third all-time in total attacks in a match with 74 at UALR and against Troy
  • Single-season record holder for total attacks with 1513 on the year
  • Reached fourth all-time in single-season kills with 552 and first all-time among freshmen
  • Only Division I player with over 550 kills, 275 digs and 90 blocks in 2012

Lady Bird Johnson High School

  • PrepVolleyball.com High School All-American
  • 2011 Texas Sportswriters Association 5A Player of the Year 
  • Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA) All-State selection
  • San Antonio Express-News Player of the Year 
  • TGCA All-Star Game participant
  • PrepVolleyball.com "Senior Ace" (nation's top 150 high school seniors)
  • District 26-5A MVP
  • Racked up 738 kills, 650 digs, 81.5 blocks and 41 aces as a senior 
  • Led Johnson to its first UIL State Tournament and posted 23 kills in the state semifinal match
  • 30 kills and six blocks over Reagan punched Johnson's ticket to state 
  • Was a member of the 2011-12 Under Armour All-America Watch List 


  • Most highly-decorated signee in program history
  • Daughter of Dawn and Carl Dillard; has one brother, Donta

North Texas Mean Green