Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team honors 445 student-athletes.
The Big 12 Sportsperson of the Year Awards began in 2000-01 to annually recognize student-athletes who displayed an extraordinary degree of sportsmanship and/or community service during the academic year. A male and female are honored each year.
Big 12 women's basketball finished second among Division I conferences with a home attendance average of 4,212, well above the national average of 1,548.
Sixteen championship locations for 23 conference-sponsored sports highlight the 2016-17 Big 12 Championship schedule, the league has announced.
Former Texas women's basketball player Imani Boyette has been named one of five recipients of the 2016 Wilma Rudolph Student-Athlete Achievement Award, presented by the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics (N4A).
Texas and UConn will meet in the 2016 Jimmy V Women's Classic, hosted by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, on Sunday, December 4.
Nine Big 12 women's basketball players are on WNBA opening day rosters as the professional league begins its 20th season on Saturday, May 14.
Big 12 women's basketball concluded the 2015-16 season with a No. 2 ranking in NCAA RPI and two appearances in the Elite Eight.
Four Big 12 women's basketball players were selected in the 2016 WNBA Draft to bring the Conference's all-time total to 105 in the 20-year history of the professional league.
The Big 12 Scholar-Athletes of the Year for the 2015-16 winter sport season have been announced.
Nina Davis (Baylor) added another All-America recognition to her accolades when she was named to the USBWA All-America Team for the second-consecutive year.
Nina Davis (Baylor) was selected to the 2016 WBCA All-America Team while five other Big 12 women's basketball players were named honorable mention.