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Big 12 Tournament Championship: Kansas - West Virginia, How to Watch, TV, Radio, Gametime, Streaming, Odds

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It's a rubber match between the Jayhawks and Mountaineers for the Big 12 Tournament title.

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Kansas and West Virginia meet this evening in the finals of the Big 12 Tournament at Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO.

West Virginia (26-7, 13-5) is coming off a 69-67 win against Oklahoma, after a buzzer beater by Buddy Hield was waived off when officials determined that Hield hadn't released the shot in time.  Meanwhile, Kansas (29-4, 15-3) enters today's contest off a 70-66 win over Baylor in a game that saw the Jayhawks blow a 16-point lead with less than two minutes left in the game.

Kansas literally has nothing to play for today other than pride.  Kansas will be the #1 overall seed in the NCAA Tournament regardless of today's outcome.

West Virginia may or may not be able to improve their seeding with a win, but you know they aren't mystified or afraid of Kansas, and they'll likely look at today as an opportunity to put the rest of the Big 12 on notice; they're here, and they aren't going anywhere.

Here are the essentials:

The Numbers

#1 Kansas: 29-4, 15-3

#9 West Virginia: 26-7, 13-5

Line: Kansas -4

When and Where


Mar. 12, 5:00 p.m. CST

Kansas City, MO: Sprint Center (18,972)

How to Watch


TV: ESPN - Brent Musberger (Play-by-Play), Fran Fraschilla (Analyst), Holly Rowe (Reporter)

Radio: Jayhawk Radio Network - Bob Davis (Play-by-Play), Greg Gurley (Analyst) - Or Listen Online (Free)

Online streaming: WatchESPN or ESPN3