Current WBB Notes in PDF
The Big 12’s conference season has officially reached the halfway point as every team has completed at least nine of the 18-game league schedule.
Six Conference teams are in the top 37 in the NCAA RPI.
Eighty percent of Big 12 teams have a win over a nationally-ranked opponent.
Every Big 12 team has a league loss and 9-of-10 teams have at least three conference victories.
Home teams hold a slight edge at 26-22 in conference games after the season opened with road teams winning seven of the first eight matchups.
Every Big 12 team has suffered a loss at home this season. Baylor and Texas are the only two teams unbeaten in home conference games.
26 freshmen have started a game this season and every team but West Virginia has at least one rookie with a start.
The Big 12 has 16 scoring performances of 30-plus points, 124 occasions of double-digit rebounds and 12 outings of 10-plus assists in 2013-14.
Sixty percent of Big 12 teams are rated or receiving votes in the Feb. 3 AP poll.
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 will feature Kansas coach Bonnie Henrickson and a student-athlete. It will be posted for download and listening on Friday at Big12Sports.com.
Odyssey Sims (Baylor) picked up her fifth Big 12 Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honor of the season while Leticia Romero (K-State) earned her third 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.