Conference - Archives 2017-18

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CFP Foundation Continues Partnership with Big 12 Champions for Life
Conference 11/16/2017

The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has once again partnered with the Big 12 Conference through the CFP Foundation's Extra Yard for Teachers platform to honor educators across the country.

Wrestling tickets go on sale Friday
Conference 11/15/2017

Tulsa's BOK Center to host championship for second-consecutive year

Academic All-Big 12 Cross Country Team Announced
Cross Country 11/09/2017

The 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Cross Country Team honors 166 student-athletes with 67 selections on the men's team and 99 on the women's team.

Bowlsby Appointed to USOC Collegiate Advisory Council
Conference 10/19/2017

The United States Olympic Committee announced the formation of a Collegiate Advisory Council to guide and strengthen Olympic sport programming at the collegiate level.

Big 12 Conference to Partner with Rhoden Fellowship Initiative
Conference 10/19/2017

The unique partnership provides up-and-coming sports journalism students with real-world experience in producing and covering a major collegiate sports media event.

DeLoss Dodds Receives 27th Homer Rice Award
Conference 09/27/2017

DeLoss Dodds, former Athletic Director at the University of Texas and Kansas State University, was selected by the board of the LEAD1 Association to receive the 27th Homer Rice Award.

Big 12 Kicks Off Annual Champions for Life Campaign
Conference 09/21/2017

In celebration of the start of conference play in football, the Big 12 Conference rolls out its latest installment of the "Big 12 Champions for Life" campaign.

Big 12 Completes Communications Department Reorganization
Conference 08/31/2017

The Big 12 Conference has completed the reorganization of its communications department with the addition of four new staff members.

Kelvin Smith and Catrina Gibson Named to Big 12 Staff
Conference 08/30/2017

Smith assumes the newly created post of Senior Associate Commissioner General Counsel, while Gibson takes over Controller responsibilities.

Staff Changes Announced in Communications Department
Conference 07/31/2017

The Big 12 Conference announced the assignment of new roles in its communications department.

Play Buchanan, Mason and Licon Named Athletes of the Year
Conference 07/27/2017

Soccer defender Kadeisha Buchanan (West Virginia), men's basketball guard Frank Mason III (Kansas) and swimmer Will Licon (Texas) were selected as 2016-17 Big 12 Athletes of the Year.

SAAC Members Meet at Conference Office
Conference 07/26/2017

The Big 12 Conference Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) conducted meetings at the conference office to lay groundwork for the upcoming academic year. Among the big-ticket items were selecting the Chair and Vice Chair, continued discussion on their ever-increasing role in the Conference and Division I governance structure and selecting a Conference-branded SAAC logo.