Kansas, West Virginia top 2 seeds for Big 12 tournament

Two-time defending Big 12 Conference tournament champion Iowa State is going into this season's tournament as the No. 6 seed.

No. 1 Kansas was already set as the No. 1 seed after clinching its 12th consecutive regular-season title earlier in the week. No. 10 West Virginia wrapped up second place with a 69-58 win at No. 19 Baylor on Saturday.

The Big 12 tournament opens Wednesday in Kansas City, when eighth-seeded Kansas State takes on ninth-seeded Oklahoma State, with the winner advancing to play the Jayhawks on Thursday. Seventh-place Texas Tech takes on last-place TCU, with the winner moving on to play the Mountaineers.

In the other quarterfinal games Thursday, Iowa State takes on third-seeded Oklahoma; and fourth-place Texas takes on No. 5 seed Baylor.

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