In its second season in the Big 12, West Virginia has won its way into second place in the league.
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.
The Big 12 will have a new look in 2012-13, with newcomers TCU and West Virginia. But everyone is still chasing Baylor at the top of the conference.
With stars Tina Charles and Maya Moore struggling offensively, unheralded senior Kalana Greene stepped into the spotlight to lead UConn to its 16th Big East title.