Aug. 7, 2013
WACO, Texas - The Baylor Lady Bear basketball team, which has posted a 36-0 regular season record over the past two seasons, will open conference play on Jan. 2, 2014, the Big 12 Conference announced today when it released the league schedule.
Dates may be adjusted after the television schedule is released and times will be released later.
The conference schedule features a double round robin format for the third consecutive year consisting of 18 games with squads playing each other twice. The team(s) that finishes with the best winning percentage in league games will be crowned the Big 12 regular season champion.
Oklahoma City will host the 2014 Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Championship March 7-10 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. The Conference championship has been contested in Oklahoma City twice before in 2007 and 2009, however those events were held in the Cox Convention Center.
Two first round matchups will be played on Friday, March 7, followed by quarterfinals on Saturday, March 8. Semifinals are scheduled for Sunday, March 9 with the final contested on Monday, March 10. The winner earns the Big 12's automatic bid to the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship.
Baylor's Big 12 Conference Schedule:
Thur., Jan. 2 at Kansas State
Sun., Jan. 5 vs. Kansas
Wed., Jan 8 at West Virginia
Sat., Jan. 11 vs. TCU
Sun., Jan. 19 at Kansas
Wed., Jan. 22 vs. Kansas State
Sat., Jan. 25 at Oklahoma State
Wed., Jan. 29 vs. Texas Tech
Sat., Feb. 1 vs. Texas
Mon., Feb. 3 at Oklahoma
Sat., Feb. 8 vs. Oklahoma State
Wed., Feb. 12 at Texas Tech
Sun., Feb. 16 at Texas
Wed., Feb. 19 vs. Iowa State
Sat., Feb. 22 at TCU
Tue., Feb. 25 vs. Oklahoma
Sun., March 2 vs. West Virginia
Tue., March 4 at Iowa State