The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has announced midseason watch lists for the Oscar Robertson Trophy (National Player of the Year) and the Wayman Tisdale Award (National Freshman Player of the Year).
All 10 league members will be through out the week leading up to the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.
Two players that averaged double-doubles - Johnathan Motley (Baylor) and Jarrett Allen (Texas) are the latest recipients of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week.
ESPN College GameDay Covered by State Farm will originate from the site of No. 2 Kansas at No. 5 Kentucky as part of the annual SEC/Big 12 Challenge presented by Sonic.
Listen to the coaches teleconference live starting at 9:52 a.m. CT on Thursday's. The teleconference will be archived on Big12Sports.com by 2 p.m. CT.
After helping TCU move over .500 in Big 12 play for the first time, Vladimir Brodziansky has been named the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week. Top newcomer honors are shared by Josh Jackson (Kansas) and Jarrett Allen (Texas).
The Los Angeles Athletic Club has announced its John R. Wooden Award presented by Wendy's Midseason Top 25 and four Big 12 standouts are on the list. Josh Jackson and Frank Mason III of Kansas, Monte Morris of Iowa State and Johnathan Motley of Baylor have all been recognized.
For the fourth time in Big 12 history and second consecutive year, the Conference can boast the No. 1 and No. 2 teams in the national polls, with No. 1 Baylor and No. 2 Kansas leading the top 25 rankings.
Two players from teams vying to be the No. 1 team in the nation - Johnathan Motley (Baylor) and Josh Jackson (Kansas) - have been named the latest Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week.
Seniors Matt Thomas (Iowa State) and Frank Mason III (Kansas) have been named candidates for the Senior CLASS Award. The duo are two of 30 men's basketball players selected for the honor.
Two road wins to open conference play have led to Landen Lucas (Kansas) and Manu Lecomte (Baylor) earning the first Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week awards of the 2017 calendar year.
Two freshmen - Josh Jackson (Kansas) and Desmond Bane (TCU) - have been honored with the final Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week awards of 2016.