Kansas beats West Virginia 88-74 to reach Big 12 finals
Saturday, 16 March 2019 Dedric Lawson poured in 24 points, Quentin Grimes added 18 before leaving late in the game with cramps, and No. 17 Kansas roared away from West Virginia for an 88-74 victory Friday night in the Big 12 Tournament semifinals
The Big 12 Tournament kicks off Wednesday with four teams: TCU, Oklahoma State, West Virginia and Oklahoma. Thousands of fans are expected to come out, watch the games and partake in various festivities.
Defense will be the name of the game once again for the Kansas State Wildcats (25-8, 14-4 Big 12) in this year's NCAA tournament. The team is a 4-seed and is set to face 13-seed UC Irvine (30-5, 13-2..