Fan voting for the Big 12 Men's and Women's Basketball 10th Anniversary Teams will be available beginning this Saturday, Jan. 7, and run through Thursday, Feb. 2, on the Big 12 web site at www.big12sports.com. Ballots can be accessed through the "Vote" link on the left side of the www.big12sports.com front page.
The Big 12 is naming anniversary teams for its sports during 2005-06 to celebrate its 10th Anniversary season. The basketball anniversary teams will be selected by a combination of balloting of fans and a media poll.
The Big 12 Women's Basketball 10th Anniversary Team will be released on Tuesday, Feb. 7, while the Big 12 Men's Basketball 10th Anniversary Team will be announced on the ESPN Regional Studio 66 show on Saturday, Feb. 11.
To make the ballot, players must earn first-team all-conference. Three Cyclone men's players (Dedric Willoughby, 1996-97; Marcus Fizer, 1998-00; Jamaal Tinsley, 2000-01) and five women's players are on the list (Jayme Olson, 1995-98; Stacy Frese, 1998-00; Angie Welle, 1999-02; Lindsey Wilson, 2000-03; Anne O'Neil, 2003-05).