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2011 Big 12 Tournament: Seedings, Times and Television Set – Kansas, Texas, Texas A&M, Kansas State Receive Byes

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The Big 12 regular season is over and the seeds are set for the Big 12 Tournament, which begins on Wednesday, March 9 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO.

At 14-2 in conference, the Kansas Jayhawks secured their seventh straight conference title, and third consecutive number one seed. The Texas Longhorns finished 13-3 in conference and got the number two seed. At 10-6, the Texas A&M Aggies and Kansas St. Wildcats shared the third best record in the Big 12, with A&M receiving the third seed based on their January 22 victory over the Wildcats, who ended the season on a six game winning streak after being 4-6 in conference.

The Colorado Buffaloes are the fifth seed, followed by the Missouri Tigers at six, Baylor Bears at seven and Nebraska Cornhuskers at eight.

Rounding out the bottom third of the conference, the Oklahoma St. Cowboys received the ninth seed, Oklahoma Sooners the tenth, Texas Tech Red Raiders the 11th seed and the rebuilding Iowa State Cyclones got the 12th seed.

The conference will host four games on Wednesday, four games on Thursday, two on Friday and the championship game on Saturday.

Complete schedule including times and TV after The Jump

 

SCHEDULE

Wednesday, March 9

#8 Nebraska vs. #9 Oklahoma State
Big 12 Network
11:30 a.m.          

#5 Colorado vs. #12 Iowa State
Big 12 Network
2:00 p.m.

#7 Baylor vs. #10 Oklahoma
Big 12 Network
6:00 p.m.

#6 Missouri vs. #11 Texas Tech
Big 12 Network
8:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 10

#1 Kansas vs. NU/Ok State Winner
ESPN2
11:30 a.m.

#4 Kansas State vs. CU/ISU Winner
Big 12 Network
2:00 p.m.

#2 Texas vs. BU/OU Winner
Big 12 Network
6:00 p.m.

#3 Texas A&M vs. Mizzou/Tech Winner
ESPN2
8:30 p.m.

Friday, March 11

Thursday Early Game Winners
Big 12 Network
6:00 p.m.

Thursday Late Game Winners
Big 12 Network
8:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 12

Championship Game
ESPN
5:00 p.m.

All time Central