KANSAS CITY, Mo. (WIBW) - The Big 12 released the bracket for the Conference Tournament. After winning the regular season title, Kansas was named the top seed and was awarded a first-round bye. Kansas State was given the 10th-seed after finishing the regular season at the bottom of the Big 12 (3-15 in conference play).
The Jayhawks will face off on Thursday, March 12th against the winner of No. 8 Oklahoma State and No. 9 Iowa State. Those two play in the first round Wednesday, March 11th at 6:00 p.m.
Meanwhile, Kansas State will also open up in the first round on Wednesday. The Wildats will play No. 7 TCU at 8:00 p.m. That game will be shown on ESPNU.
The Big 12 Championship is scheduled for Saturday, March 14th. That game will be played at 5:00 p.m. and be shown on ESPN.