No. 8 seed Kansas State pulled away over the final four minutes to defeat No. 9 seed Kansas, 57-49, Friday night in a Sunflower State Showdown in the first round of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Championship. The Wildcats (18-12) will take on top-seeded Baylor at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the quarterfinals.
The standings at the end of 90 Big 12 games show that the Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Championship could be unpredictable and exciting.
Baylor's Kim Mulkey was selected Coach of the Year and sophomore forward Nina Davis was named Player of the Year in highlighting the 2014-15 Phillips 66 All-Big 12 Conference Women's Basketball Awards.
Chelsea Gardner (Kansas) and Kristy Wallace (Baylor) were named the season's final Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Players of the Week by a panel of media that covers the conference.
The seeds have been determined for the 2015 Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Championship to be played March 6-9 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas.
Sophomore forward Nina Davis (Baylor) is one of 10 players selected as a semifinalist for the Naismith Trophy Women's College Player of the Year.
Big 12 women's basketball will conclude regular season play with games on March 2 and 3 prior to the Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Championship March 6-9.
Nikki Moody (Iowa State) and Ariel Atkins (Texas) were named Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Players of the Week by a panel of media that covers the conference.
The Kansas at Oklahoma women's basketball game has been moved up to 6 p.m. CT on Saturday, February 28 due to weather conditions in Oklahoma.
Single-Session tickets for the 2015 Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Championship will go on sale Monday, March 2 at 10 a.m. CT.
West Virginia University women's basketball senior Averee Fields garnered Capital One Academic All-America® Second Team honors as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Big 12 women's basketball has a total of 15 games left in the regular season before heading into the Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Championship March 6-9.