State survives TCU 66-64 in OT in Big 12 quarterfinals

Oklahoma State Beats Oklahoma In Big 12 Opening Round

The 6-foot-11 center was still a step slower than normal, and he wound up with 10 points and four rebounds in 14 minutes. He leads the team in rebounds and blocks per game, and sits in third on the team in scoring.

"If one of these nine don't make it, I guarantee they are good or better than the last team in", said TCU coach Jamie Dixon.

All of today's games, as well as the Semifinals and Big 12 Championship Game later this week, will be held at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri and can be watched on ESPN/ESPN2 or streaming via the WatchESPN app. "He shoots an airball and then goes, 'Oh, boy, I've got to go make a play.' I wish we would have more of that". In time for both the Big 12 tournament and the district's 10-year anniversary. "We'll worry about what next week brings next week". Offensively, Kansas State has been led by Dean Wade (16.7 ppg, 6.4 rpg, 2.8 apg, 1.5 spg), Barry Brown (16.6 ppg, 3.1 rpg, 3.5 apg, 1.9 spg), Xavier Sneed (10.7 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 1.7 apg, 1.5 spg), and Kamau Stokes (9.7 ppg, 2.2 rpg, 3.7 apg, 1.1 spg). "I don't think it's even a question of whether we deserve to play in the NCAA Tournament". Jarrett Culver played sidekick to Evans, posting a double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds. The final bet for this game on Friday from Kansas City is the Kansas Jayhawks -4.5 over the Kansas State Wildcats.

"We just didn't do the job we had to do against a good club in keeping them to one shot", Sooners coach Lon Kruger said. "We've got to play like every game is for the national championship and I don't feel like we did that tonight". I would now put Notre Dame in after the rally, and Syracuse out, after seeing that their profiles are very similar except Notre Dame had more road games and Bonzi Colson is back.

The selection committee is likely to look at other factors after the Cowboys' 82-68 loss to Kansas, from an RPI that would be the highest ever for an at-large selection to a non-conference strength of schedule ranked 311. Will it still get a chance to do that on college basketball's biggest stage, the NCAA tournament?

The top six teams earn a first round bye. "For us, he's made shots in this tournament". Before Rashard Odomes scored four of his 12 points in the final 44 seconds, it looked like OU was going to do that again.

Virginia reaches final • Kyle Guy scored 15 points and No. 1 Virginia advanced to the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game with a 64-58 victory over No. 19 Clemson in NY. He was 3 of 4 from 3-point range during the run that gave the Frogs a 49-44 lead with 10:46 remaining.

OSU junior Tavarius Shine agreed.

"My next three days are going to be great", Boynton said.

Self had an idea: probably a lot like the way it had been played up until that point. So can Svi Mykhailiuk. There are no so-called easy victories in the Big 12.

As Oklahoma State forward Cameron McGriff flew by to collect his sixth offensive rebound, Oklahoma's Jamuni McNeace just shook his head. This series started in 1907 and Kansas is 15-7 against Kansas State in postseason conference tournament action, including 9-0 in the Big 12 era and 5-0 when Bill Self is on the KU sidelines.

According to play-by-play data compiled by Hoop Lens, Kansas is 21 points per 100 possessions worse as a team with Azubuike off the floor this season as the Jayhawks have outscored opponents by just two points per 100 possessions with him on the bench.