NCAA: Big 12

Big 12 women's basketball

Sources: Alexis Jones to transfer to Baylor


Alexis Jones has decided to transfer from Duke to Baylor. She will have two years of eligibility remaining. More details to follow.

Leticia Romero elects to transfer to FSU


"I am proud to become a part of the Florida State family. It was apparent on my visit (that) they are a program with a great family atmosphere. I felt so comfortable and was amazed by the positive energy they transmit as a group. I feel it is an all around great fit for me and am excited for this next chapter in my playing career."

Leticia Romero

Q&A with Jay Bilas, Part II: NCAA policy conflicts


ESPN analyst Jay Bilas discusses how the prolonged process of Leticia Romero transferring from Kansas State reflects broader problems with NCAA policy.

Q&A with Jay Bilas, Part I: On K-State & Romero


Swish Appeal had the opportunity to discuss Leti Romero's transfer from Kansas State with ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas.

Q&A with Bring on the Cats on Leti Romero


Jon Morse and TB of SB Nation's Bring on the Cats discuss the Leticia Romero transfer situation with us, as well as the future of the Kansas State women's basketball program.

Kansas State's hypocrisy in dealing with Romero


Kansas State finally granted point guard Leticia Romero her release to transfer after an extended refusal to do so, as reported by Kansas media this morning.

Kansas State grants Leticia Romero her transfer release


Blair Kerkhoff of the Kansas City Star has reported via Twitter that Kansas State has granted guard Leticia Romero the transfer release she requested though she can't transfer within the Big XII...after weeks of stubbornly denying her.

SB Nation's Kansas State site Bring on the Cats has plenty more background on the issue and you can find our interview with Romero in our storystream.

Kansas State "accidentally" grants permission to Leticia Romero to talk to MTSU


In a report by the Manhattan Mercury, the debacle that is the Leticia Romero case took another weird turn. Romero was actually granted permission to talk to one of the 94 schools on her list, Middle Tennessee State. But, the problem is that Kansas State didn't mean to give her that permission to talk to the Blue Raiders. As a matter of fact, once the Wildcats realized that they gave Romero that permission, they immediately tried to rescind it -- they claimed it was a "clerical error." One has to feel sorry for Romero and all that she's enduring.

Kansas State asks for their AD's letter to be removed publicly, a move that has been denied.


Kansas State has sent a letter to the Manhattan Mercury requesting the immediate removal of a specific letter - the letter in question is that of athletic director John Currie's. In the letter, he stated: "Although it is unprecedented, I believe that is in the student-athlete’s best interest for the committee to reconvene to consider this new information and potentially approve her request for a conditional transfer release." The Manhatten Mecury have denied this request, the link to a photo of the letter is here.


Interview: Romero on "frustrating" transfer denial


Swish Appeal caught up with Leticia Romero to discuss her transfer request that Kansas State has denied without an explanation, leading to a frustrating battle that has garnered national attention.

Tulsa Shock select Odyssey Sims second overall


A year after selecting Skylar Diggins, the Tulsa Shock add another successful college guard.

Guest blog: Christofferson anticipating draft day

After a disappointing end to her college career, Iowa State forward Hallie Christofferson is looking forward to continuing her basketball career in the professional ranks.

Raegan Pebley leaves Fresno State for TCU


Raegan Pebley has decided to leave Fresno State and accept the head coaching position at TCU. more details to follow soon

Notre Dame Blasts Cowgirls, advance to Elite 8

Notre Dame is one win away from advancing to their fifth straight Final Four

Baylor Advances to Elite 8 over Kentucky

Baylor held the Wildcats to just 2-of-14 shooting to start the game and took off from there. Odyssey Sims finishes with 25 points to lead Baylor into the Elite 8

Baylor's Odyssey Sims becomes second player to score 1000 in a season


Odyssey Sims joined Jackie Stiles as just the second player ever to score 1000 points in a season during the first half of Baylor's Sweet 16 matchup against Kentucky.

For a full recap of the game, click here. For more on Baylor's journey through the tournament, check out our Notre Dame region storystream.

Baylor vs. Kentucky rewind: Lessons from four OTs

Looking back on that game now, what can we learn from it and what might go differently?

#2 Lady Bears Top #7 Cal - Sweet 16

Odyssey Sims scored 27 points for the Lady Bears, including 11 key points in the final eight minutes of the ball game to ice the Golden Bears and advance to Baylor's sixth consecutive Sweet 16.

Cowgirls and Boilermakers battle for Sweet 16 bid


Oklahoma State and Purdue both want the Sweet 16, and will try to eliminate the other one for their shot in the Sweet 16.

2014 NCAA Tournament Preview: #2 Baylor vs. #7 Cal

Baylor looks to head to the Sweet 16 for the sixth straight season. However, California, a team that went to the Final Four last year stands in the way. Teams will tip off at 8:15 p.m. on ESPN.

Baylor survives scare, tops WKU


Western Kentucky got within four points of the 2nd-seeded Baylor Lady Bears, but could not get any closer as the Lady Bears advanced to play the Cal Golden Bears on Monday night.

Dance Card: Oklahoma State, Big XII at-large

Alternating wins and losses could be a problem in a single-elimination tournament.

Dance Card: Texas, Big XII at-large

There's no shortage of pride deep in the heart of Texas.

Dance Card: West Virginia, Big XII at-large

An experienced team that made some noise in the Big 12 this season.

Dance Card: Oklahoma, Big XII at-large

It was a season that fell short of first place expectations, but resulted in a tournament berth nonetheless.

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