WVU women picked to finish fifth in Big 12 12
MORGANTOWN — The West Virginia University women’s basketball team was picked fifth in this year’s Big 12 Preseason Poll in a vote by the league’s 10 head coaches, the conference announced Thursday.
Baylor once again was selected as the preseason favorite to win the Big 12 regular-season title, after receiving nine first-place votes. Second-place Texas received the other first-place vote, while Iowa State was picked third. Kansas State and West Virginia rounded out the top five. Texas Tech was selected sixth, while Oklahoma was seventh and Oklahoma State was eighth, followed by TCU and Kansas.