Current WBB Notes in PDF
The Big 12 is the only conference with 60 percent of its squads listed in the top 40 of the NCAA RPI.
Every Big 12 team is in the top 25 percent for strength of schedule out of 341 teams.
47.6 percent of the Big 12’s losses this year have been to teams ranked in the top 25 of the current NCAA RPI.
Fifty percent of Big 12 teams are in the top 25 nationally in field goal percentage defense.
27 Big 12 league games have been decided by 7-or-less points with 14 of those determined by 5-or-fewer points.
Ninety percent of Big 12 teams have a win over a nationally-ranked opponent.
Home teams hold an edge of 43-32 in conference games after the season opened with road teams winning seven of the first eight matchups.
Every Big 12 team completed the non-conference portion of its schedule with a winning record for the seventh consecutive season. Four teams finished non-league play with 10-or-more victories.
The Conference wrapped up non-league play with an 89-28 record (.761).
This week’s Big 12 Women’s Basketball Podcast features West Virginia coach Mike Carey and a student-athlete. It will be posted for download and listening on Friday at Big12Sports.com.
Morgan Hook (Oklahoma) picked up her first Big 12 Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honor of the season while Seanna Johnson (Iowa State) earned her fifth Freshman of the Week award.
Tickets for the 2014 Phillips 66 Big 12 Women’s Basketball Championship are on sale through Ticketmaster outlets and the Chesapeake Energy Arena box office.