Conference Breakdown: No. 5 -- Big 12

Kansas currently has the best class in the Big 12 and one of the best in the country. Baylor, West Virginia and Iowa State have also put together classes that consist of a pair of top 100 players.

Best Class?

Bill Self and Kansas have been recruiting at a high level in 2013, easily coming away with the best class in the conference so far and trail only Kentucky nationally.

It starts with five-star wing Wayne Selden, a very good athlete who is comfortable getting to the rim or step out and shoot. A strong player, Selden is physically ready for the college game already.

Big 12 Rankings
1.  Kansas
2.  Baylor
3.  West Virginia
4.  Iowa State
5.  TCU
6.  Oklahoma
7.  Kansas State
8.  Oklahoma State
9.  Texas
9.  Texas Tech

Brannen Greene is a shooter with length who is one of the best shooters in the class. The five-star small forward is ranked 31st overall in 2013.

Kansas fans will love Conner Frankamp, a guard that can flat out shoot it from all over the court, but is also a capable distributor.

The Jayhawks round out the class with point guard Frank Mason and four-star center Joel Embiid.

Other Winners?

Baylor has put together a pretty good two-man class, led by Dominic Woodson. The four-star center is a strong interior player, a good rebounder and can score on the block.

Also headed to Baylor is Ishmail Wainright, a very long and strong wing who is an elite athlete. Wainwright is a very tough defender and has a developing skill set.

West Virginia landed a couple of Top 100 prospects in Elijah Macon and hard working post Devin Williams.

Iowa State also brought home a couple Top 100 recruits in Matt Thomas and Monte Morris.

Top Big 12 Prospects
Top Prospect:Wayne Selden, Kansas
Best Scorer:Wayne Selden, Kansas
Best Passer:Conner Frankamp, Kansas
Best Shot Blocker: Joel Embiid, Kansas
Best Floor General: Conner Frankamp, Kansas
Best Post Player: Dominic Woodson, Baylor
Best Shooter:Matt Thomas, Iowa State
Best Rebounder: Devin Williams, West Virginia
Best Athlete:Elijah Macon, West Virginia
TCU's class is led by skilled Top 100 forward Karviar Shepherd.

How did the Big 12 stack up?

Last year the Big 12 was ranked fifth of the big six schools in the early signing period. The Big 12 came in fifth this time around as well.

Currently there are two Big 12 schools rated in's 2013 top 25 recruiting class rankings.

Schools in the Big 12 are expected to sign two five-star prospects on Wednesday, as well as nine four-stars and five three-star recruits.

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