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Wednesday, March 7, 2012
Big 12 tournament primer

By ESPN.com staff

To win the Big 12 tournament this week -- assuming the seeds hold to form -- the Baylor basketball team will have to beat Kansas State, Kansas and Missouri.

All in Kansas City.

"We'd like to have it in the state of Texas," Bears coach Scott Drew chuckled, and although the wish is understandable, even Drew knows that no potential tournament site can match the atmosphere that will exist inside the Sprint Center.

Especially this season.

"This," Kansas State coach Frank Martin said, "could end up being the best Big 12 tournament ever."

Indeed.

Click here for the rest of Jason King's preview.