IRVING, Texas – Three Lady Raiders were named to the 2018 Academic All-Big 12 Women's Basketball team, the Big 12 Conference office announced Thursday morning.
Sophomores Brittany Brewer and Lauren Harrison were two of the 34 student-athletes to be named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team. Brewer is one of four players to have a 4.0 GPA.
Juniors Recee' Caldwell and Zuri Sanders were named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team.
This is Caldwell's second year to be selected to one of the teams.
First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA while the second team selections hold a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA. To qualify, student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 20 percent of their team's scheduled contests.
Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence. Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.
The Lady Raiders continue their road stretch at Iowa State on Saturday. Tipoff is set for 3 p.m.