Phone approaching week round the Big 12 Conference:
Bet On THE WEEKEND
The Large 12’s best team this year faces served by perhaps its best player on Saturday when second-rated Baylor heads to Oklahoma Condition, in which the Bears (13-, 6-) will attempt to seal lower the Cowboys’ Cade Cunningham. The likely National basketball association lottery pick is averaging 17.8 points while shooting much better than 45% in the field. But while Oklahoma Condition (9-3, 3-3) has one obvious-cut star, the Bears have a lot of: Jared Butler was 10 of 14 in the field and scored 30 points within their make an impression on ninth-rated Kansas on Tuesday night, while Macio Teague is averaging greater than 15 points, Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua nearly seven boards and Davion Mitchell a league-leading 5.7 assists per game.
The Jayhawks attempt to recover Saturday at Oklahoma while No. 14 West Virginia visits Kansas Condition. Iowa Condition retains issues with COVID-19 coupled with its game against No. 12 Texas Tech postponed, while an optimistic test involving TCU’s Jamie Dixon brought towards the Horned Frogs getting their game against 4th-rated Texas pressed to in the future. The following game for that Red Raiders could be Monday night from the Mountaineers.
PLAYERS To Look At
Texas Tech’s Mac McClung scored 22 points while striking the winning jumper with three seconds left at a negative balance Raiders’ 79-77 make an impression on Texas a week ago. McClung adopted track of 24 points while helping Texas Tech hang with Baylor before the final minutes of the 68-60 defeat. The transfer from Georgetown has scored in double figures in five straight and 6 of his last seven games, including 21 points inside a losing overtime effort against Oklahoma Condition.
Within The Figures
Baylor is one kind of four unbeaten teams and the only person from the Power Five league remaining. … Oklahoma adopted an 82-46 make an impression on TCU having a 76-50 victory at Kansas Condition. It’s the very first time since 2002 the Sooners have won consecutive conference games by a minimum of 25 points. … Oklahoma’s next four opponents are Top 25 teams: Kansas, Texas, Alabama and Texas Tech. … Texas forward Kameka Hepa tied a job best with 15 points against Kansas Condition after playing as many as 8 minutes, just a few seconds within the Longhorns’ first 12 games. … West Virginia’s Deek Culver had his 23rd career double-double with 14 points and 16 rebounds within the Mountaineers’ 72-70 loss to Texas.
Around The WOMEN’S SIDE
Iowa Condition earned its first road make an impression on Baylor since 1997 when Ashley Joens scored 27 points inside a 75-71 victory within the sixth-rated Lady Bears. Joens had 14 points and 6 of her 12 rebounds within the 4th quarter. … Baylor’s loss towards the Cyclones clicked its 61-game home win streak. … West Virginia’s Esmery Martinez is 4th across the country with 13.2 rebounds per game. … Kansas Condition was because of play West Virginia and Kansas now after getting games against Oklahoma, West Virginia, Baylor, TCU and Oklahoma Condition postponed because of COVID-19 protocols. … TCU transformed a seven-point 4th-quarter deficit within an 81-78 make an impression on the Jayhawks. … Texas Tech beat Texas 74-66 because of its first make an impression on the Longhorns in eight years.