Big 12 Conference

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Big 12 Conference
Status
Active
Years Active
1994-present
Prior Conference(s)
Big Eight Conference, Southwest Conference
Successor Conference(s)
n/a

The Big 12 Conference is a collegiate athletic conference headquartered in Irving, Texas. The conference consists of ten full-member universities. It is a member of Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) for all sports. Its college football teams compete in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS; formerly Division I-A), the higher of two levels of NCAA Division I football competition.

The Big 12 Conference was founded on February 25, 1994. The eight members of the former Big Eight Conference joined with Southwest Conference schools Texas, Texas A&M, Baylor, and Texas Tech to form the new Big 12 Conference, which commenced competition on August 31, 1996.

Members

Current members

Baylor Bears • Iowa State Cyclones • Kansas Jayhawks • Kansas State Wildcats • Oklahoma Sooners • Oklahoma State Cowboys • TCU Horned Frogs • Texas Longhorns • Texas Tech Red Raiders • West Virginia Mountaineers

Former members

Colorado Buffaloes • Missouri Tigers • Nebraska Cornhuskers • Texas A&M Aggies

Media guides and yearbooks

Media guides

2010s 2016
2020s 2020
Big 12 Conference
All Schools Baylor Bears • Iowa State Cyclones • Kansas Jayhawks • Kansas State Wildcats • Oklahoma Sooners • Oklahoma State Cowboys • TCU Horned Frogs • Texas Longhorns • Texas Tech Red Raiders • West Virginia Mountaineers
Basketball Venues Gallagher-Iba Arena
Football Venues Amon G. Carter Stadium • Boone Pickens Stadium • Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium • Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • McLane Stadium
FBS Conferences American Athletic Conference • Atlantic Coast Conference • Big 12 Conference • Big Ten Conference • Conference USA • Mid-American Conference • Mountain West Conference • Pac-12 Conference • Southeastern Conference • Sun Belt Conference
FCS Conferences Big Sky Conference • Big South Conference • Colonial Athletic Association • Ivy League • Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference • Missouri Valley Football Conference • Northeast Conference • Ohio Valley Conference • Patriot League • Pioneer Football League • Southern Conference • Southland Conference • Southwestern Athletic Conference
Other Conferences Big East Conference • West Coast Conference