Current WBB Notes in PDF
The Big 12 has completed the first three weeks of the season with a non-conference win percentage of .804 (37-9).
The Big 12’s .804 win percentage is third-best among all leagues and its nine losses are the fewest.
The Big 12 is one of two conferences in which every team is .500 or better.
Every Big 12 team is outrebounding its opponents.
Sixty percent of Big 12 teams are represented with a player on the Naismith Trophy early season top 50 watch list - Odyssey Sims (Baylor), Hallie Christofferson (Iowa State), Aaryn Ellenberg (Oklahoma), Tiffany Bias (Oklahoma State), Chassidy Fussell (Texas) and Asya Bussie (West Virginia). All six rank in the top 15 in the Big 12 in scoring.
Baylor’s Odyssey Sims (27.3) and Iowa State’s Hallie Christofferson (26.8) are ranked third and fourth, respectively, in the nation in scoring.
Juniors Nneka Enemkpali of Texas (14.0 pts, 10.5 rebs) and Amber Battle of Texas Tech (18.0 ppg, 10.3 rebs) are averaging a double-double on the season.
Six Big 12 freshmen are among the Conference’s top 30 scorers.
Seventy percent of Big 12 teams are either ranked or receiving votes in the Associated Press and USA Today Coaches polls - Baylor, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Iowa State are ranked in both. Rankings are listed on page 2. The new coaches poll will be released on Tuesday.
Odyssey Sims (Baylor) and Seanna Johnson (Iowa State) were named the Phillips 66 Big 12 Women’s Basketball player and freshman of the week.
Odyssey Sims (Baylor) was named the espnW National Player of the Week.
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.