To the surprise of no one, Baylor center Brittney Griner was named the Big 12’s player of the year and Texas post Imani McGee-Stafford is its freshman of the year, the conference announced Thursday.
McGee-Stafford has been named Big 12 freshman of the week six times. The 6-7 post ranks second among Big 12 freshmen in scoring (11 ppg.) and is first in rebounding (9.3) and blocked shots (73). She set a UT freshman record for blocks in a season in Tuesday’s victory over West Virginia.
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BIG 12 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
Kansas State (8) vs. Texas (9), 6
Kansas (7) vs. TCU (10), 8:30
Texas Tech (4) vs. Oklahoma State (5), 11 a.m., FSSW
Baylor (1) vs. Texas/KSU winner, 1:30, FSSW
Iowa State (2) vs. KU/TCU winner, 6, FSSW
Oklahoma (3) vs. West Virginia (6), 8:30, FSSW