On the hardwood, a player's value should not always be measured simply with point and rebound totals. Such is the case with Katelyn Loecker and her importance to the Oklahoma State women's basketball team.
The Big 12 has a light week with three games Monday followed by a week-long break over the holidays.
Nina Davis (Baylor), Nneka Enemkpali (Texas) and Bryanna Fernstrom (Iowa State) were chosen for Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball weekly awards, as selected by a media panel.
The 2014 SEC/Big 12 Women's Basketball Challenge will be played Sunday, December 21 in Little Rock's Verizon Arena. Oklahoma and Texas will represent the Big 12.
After a decorated collegiate tennis career, most athletes would graduate and move on to joining the workforce or even get into coaching. Oklahoma's Whitney Ritchie isn't like most athletes.
The Big 12 is the only league in which 50 percent of its squads have one-or-fewer losses on the season.
Nina Davis (Baylor) and Dayo Olabode (Texas Tech) were selected for Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball weekly awards, as chosen by a media panel.
Five Big 12 student-athletes were named to the Naismith Trophy Women's 50 Watch List on Wednesday. The honor is given annually to the top collegiate women's basketball player in the country.
The Big 12 leads the nation with its non-conference winning percentage of .812 (56-13).
Nina Davis (Baylor) and Lauren Aldridge (Kansas) were chosen for Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball weekly awards, as selected by a media panel.
College sports information directors and basketball coaches across the country nominated players who exhibit exceptional leadership skills and an unwavering commitment to volunteerism.
The Big 12 is the only conference in which every team has a winning record.