A league-leading nine University of Texas women’s basketball players were named to the 2016 Academic All-Big 12 Women’s Basketball Team.
Texas’ Celina Rodrigo and Brady Sanders became three-time first team honorees with Rodrigo also earning Big 12 Academic All-Rookie accolades in 2013. Texas and Oklahoma each placed nine people on the Academic All-Big 12 teams.
Joining Rodrigo and Sanders on the first team are Longhorns Ariel Atkins, Sara Hattis, Kelsey Lang, Brooke McCarty and Brianna Taylor. Imani Boyette and Empress Davenport earned second-team honors.
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.
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