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2018 Schedule
20-14, 6th in Big 12
Oklahoma State's Carroll Eurosteps his way to the rim (0:24)
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Mid-major coaches: Deck stacked against us

Middle Tennessee coach Kermit Davis and Saint Mary's coach Randy Bennett told ESPN on Sunday that the new quadrant system makes it more difficult for mid-majors to make the NCAA tournament.

Vitale: Oklahoma State snub is 'a disgrace' (1:02)
Syracuse and Oklahoma in, Oklahoma State out (2:14)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

With K-State, Kansas, Texas Tech and West Virginia moving on, Thursday marks the fifth time the top four seeds in the Big 12 Tournament all opened with quarterfinal victories (2000, 2005, 2010, 2015, 2018).

Newman's career day lifts Kansas (0:25)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Kansas coach Bill Self, on Oklahoma State: "I think without question they're a tournament team. … Surely how you've played down the stretch should matter. … I don't think there's any doubt that Mike (Boynton) and his team deserve to be in. I'd be very disappointed if they're not."

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Kansas avenges its two regular-season losses to Oklahoma State with a convincing victory over the Cowboys in the Big 12 Tournament quarterfinals. The Jayhawks take another step toward a coveted No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Pokes, meanwhile, will have to nervously wait until Sunday to see if they'll be dancing, too.

Kansas' Vick drives baseline for dunk (0:18)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Fighting to get off the NCAA Tournament bubble, Oklahoma State is in an up-and-down shootout with Kansas. Hot-shooting Malik Newman has 20 first-half points for the Jayhawks, but the Cowboys are hanging tough, pounding KU inside with the Jayhawks missing starting center Udoka Azubuike. The Cowboys are trying to become the first team to defeat Kansas three times in a season since 1983.

Lunardi weighs Oklahoma and Oklahoma State (1:41)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

With a Bedlam victory, Oklahoma State next will face the Jayhawks, whom the Cowboys swept during the regular season. The last time anyone defeated Kansas three times in a season? Oklahoma State in 1983, when Kansas coach Bill Self was a junior guard for the Cowboys.

Oklahoma State knocks out Oklahoma of Big 12 tourney (0:37)

Oklahoma State beats Oklahoma 71-60 in Big 12 opening round

Cameron McGriff scored 18 points, Jeffrey Carroll added 13 points and 13 rebounds, and Oklahoma State pulled away from Oklahoma after squandering most of a 16-point lead for a 71-60 victory in the opening round of the Big 12 Tournament on Wednesday...

McGriff says defense was key in win over OU (0:37)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Oklahoma State never trailed in a 71-60 win over Oklahoma in the Big 12 tournament opener, the Cowboys' second win over the Sooners this season and sixth Quadrant 1 victory of the season. Coach Mike Boynton's team continued to boost its NCAA tournament resume after entering the tournament opener among Joe Lunardi's First Four Out. The Pokes are 19-13 and get a shot Thursday to beat league champion Kansas for a third time this season.

McGriff stays hot with big 3-pointer (0:22)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Trae Young has nailed a trio of first-half 3-pointers, but Oklahoma State is destroying the Sooners on the glass and in the paint. The Pokes have out-rebounded Oklahoma 30-13 and have a dozen second-chance points (OU has none). The Cowboys are cruising in a pivotal Big 12 Tournament opener for both teams' NCAA Tournament chances.

Oklahoma State takes down No. 6 Kansas (0:36)
Solomon: 'So special' to get win in last home game (2:12)

Team Stats

Points Per Game76.592nd
Rebounds Per Game37.484th
Assists Per Game14.1Tied-138th
Points Allowed72.9188th

Tournament History

Final Fours6
Tournament Record38-27
Championship Seasons1945, 1946
Tournament Appearances28