Kansas City, MO. – The Big 12 conference is officially taking over Kansas City, Missouri this week. While it is well known that the annual men’s basketball tournament will take place at the Sprint Center this week, the women’s basketball teams are also in town for their conference tournament as well this week.
The West Virginia women’s basketball team will play their first game in the conference tournament Friday evening, tipping off at 7:30pm CDT versus the Texas Longhorns.
The women’s basketball team is currently 17-12 this season, with a 7-11 record in the Big 12. The women’s team is currently ranked sixth in the conference.
With both tournaments taking place in Kansas City this week, there are rumors swirling that the women’s game times may be shifted slightly Friday and Saturday should men’s and women’s teams from the same schools play at the same time.