No. 12 Oklahoma St. tops Iowa St. 67-57 in Big 12
Jadda Buckley scored 26 points and Nikki Moody finished one point from a triple-double as Iowa State rolled to an 86-69 win over No. 15 Oklahoma State on Wednesday.
Aaryn Ellenberg drained a 3-pointer to start a 15-2 run in the second half that broke open a tight game and sent Oklahoma to its first win in Ames since 2008, pounding No. 20 Iowa State 75-54 Tuesday night.
No. 15 Oklahoma State beats No. 11 Iowa St 69-62
No. 14 Iowa St. beats No. 25 Oklahoma 82-75 in OT
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Baylor has long-dominated the Big 12, but Texas is Mechelle Voepel's pick as the preseason favorite.
Baylor has dominated the Big 12 for several seasons. In 2013-14, Oklahoma might make a claim for the top spot in a league full of young players and a lot of unknown.
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Iowa St. 79, Oklahoma 60
Hallie Christofferson scored 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds Thursday night and No. 24 Iowa State beat No. 22 Oklahoma, 72-68, to move into second place in the Big 12.
Liz Donohoe had 18 points and eight rebounds and No. 17 Oklahoma State rolled past No. 24 Iowa State 71-42 on Sunday.
Hallie Christofferson scored 24 points and Nikki Moody had 20 points and 13 assists Tuesday night to help No. 24 Iowa State beat No. 16 Oklahoma, 82-61.
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The NCAA puts together a committee to pick its 64-team women's bracket. Kate Fagan became part of a mock committee and busted some bracket myths.
Interim Big 12 commissioner Chuck Neinas says the league is set with 10 teams for 2012 with the addition of TCU, even though Missouri is exploring a possible departure.