For the first time this season, fifty percent of Big 12 women's basketball teams are ranked in the Associated Press Poll.
Brittney Martin (Oklahoma State) was named Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Player of the Week while Japreece Dean (Texas Tech) picked up Freshman of the Week accolades in a vote of a media panel that covers the Conference.
For the second straight season, Baylor point guard Niya Johnson is one of 10 players named as a finalist for the Nancy Lieberman Award, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced.
Every Big 12 team has reached the midway point of the 18-game conference schedule.
Peyton Little (Oklahoma) was named Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Player of the Week for the first time in her career while Bridget Carleton (Iowa State) picked up Freshman of the Week for the fourth time in a vote of a media panel that covers the Conference.
Senior Imani Boyette (Texas) has been selected as a recipient of the Haier Achievement Award, which is presented to deserving student-athletes for their accomplishments beyond sports.
Campus Insiders has launched the Big 12 Guest Reporter Search, designed to find special reporters to join Campus Insiders in their coverage of the 2016 Phillips 66 Big 12 Men's and Women's Basketball Championships.
Baylor's Nina Davis and Niya Johnson have been named to the 16-player list for the Ann Meyers Drysdale Award.
Sixty percent of Big 12 teams are in the top 46 of NCAA RPI with Baylor (4) and Texas (8) in the top eight.
Brittney Martin (Oklahoma State) earner her fourth Big 12 Women's Basketball Player of the Week award of the season while Bridget Carleton was named Freshman of the Week for the third time.
Kaylon Williams (Oklahoma), Zahna Medley (TCU), Imani Boyette (Texas) and Bria Holmes (West Virginia) are among the 30 women's basketball student-athletes selected as candidates for the 2015-16 Senior CLASS Award®.
The Big 12 is one of just two conferences in which 90 percent of teams have a winning record and have reached double-digit wins.