OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The field for the 2007 Phillips 66 Big 12
Championship has been set as Kansas State will make just its
second-ever appearance in the tournament, this season as the No. 8
The Wildcats will open the 2007 Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship on
Wednesday afternoon against top-seeded and regular season champion
Texas at 1 p.m. inside Bricktown Ballpark.
After Wednesday’s opener against Texas, Kansas State will face
fourth-seeded Nebraska Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and then will square off
against fifth-seeded Texas A&M Saturday at 10 a.m.
K-State is in Pool B in the two-pool, round-robin format. Each of the
eight teams competing is guaranteed a minimum of three games. Seeds 2,
3, 6 and 7 will compete in pool play on one side of the bracket, while
seeds 1, 4, 5 and 8 will play in the other. The two teams with the best
record within their bracket will advance to the Championship game, with
the winner earning the Big 12’s automatic berth into the NCAA