West Virginia Mountaineers
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby said on Friday, at the end of the league’s spring meetings, that the eight continuing members of the league will each get about $23 million.
Jonathan Holmes, Javan Felix and the rest of the guys from Texas saw how well West Virginia played in a high-scoring upset of No. 10 Kansas to finish off the regular season.
Odyssey Sims bounced back and scored 15 points in the second half to help Baylor defeat West Virginia 74-71 on Monday night. It was her fourth championship in four years.
The Mountaineers outscored Texas 28-14 from the free-throw line on their way to a 67-60 victory Sunday in the Big 12 tournament semifinals.
Odyssey Sims had 39 points in her last regular-season home game. But she also had her first career 10-turnover game, as West Virginia squeaked out a 71-69 win on Sunday.
Bria Holmes scored 28 points and No. 11 West Virginia cruised past Texas Tech 69-37 on Wednesday night.
The Big 12 has made three changes to its 2014 football schedule. Two Oklahoma game dates have been switched.
Juwan Staten drove the baseline for a reverse layup with 3.1 seconds left, and the Mountaineers held on for a 66-64 win over the slumping Bears on Tuesday night.
Terry Henderson scored 20 of his 28 points in the second half to lead West Virginia to an 87-81 win over Texas Tech on Wednesday night.
Javan Felix scored 19 points, on 8-of-13 shooting, as Texas beat West Virginia 80-69 on Monday night.
Odyssey Sims scored a career-high 48 points and set a Baylor record for career 3-pointers in leading the Bears to a 78-62 victory over West Virginia on Wednesday night.
Juwan Staten scored 25 points and dished out five assists to help boost West Virginia to an 89-86 overtime win against Texas Tech Monday night.