The 2013 Big 12 Women's Basketball Conference Championships will return to Dallas for the first time since 2006 when Reunion Arena was host.
This time around the American Airlines Center, home of the NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks, will host the 4 day event from March 8-11, 2013. The American Airlines Center and Big 12 Conference hosted the 2011 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Regional, which was second in overall attendance for both sessions with 21,030 spectators, including 11,508 atthe final between Baylor and Texas A&M. "Our woman's basketball coaches and student-athletes will have the opportunity to showcase the sport's premiere Conference championship in state-of-the-art arenas thatare home to NBA teams," said interim commissioner Chuck Neinas. The 2014 Championships were awarded to Oklahoma City while Dallas will be preparing to host the 2014 NCAA Men's Final Four.