Irving, Texas -- The University of Texas and the University of Kansas will share the 2007-08 Big 12 men's basketball regular season title. It marks the third crown for the Longhorns and eighth overall for the Jayhawks, who have won or shared four in a row.
UT and KU both finished 13-3 in league play. The Longhorns will be the No. 1 seed in the Phillips 66 Big 12 Men's Basketball Championship based on its head-to-head win over the Jayhawks. It is the third time Texas has been the top seed. The Championship is scheduled to be played on March 13-16 at Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Kansas State (10-6) and Oklahoma (9-7) earned the other first-round byes in the championship. The Wildcats have a bye for the second consecutive season, while OU has a bye for the ninth time.
Most of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament willl be televised by My Texoma. Remaining games will be carried by ESPN and ESPN2.
2008 PHILLIPS 66 BIG 12 MEN'S BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
Kansas City, Missouri (Sprint Center)
Thursday, March 13 TV Time (CT)
No. 8 Texas Tech vs. No. 9 Oklahoma State ESPN2 11:30 a.m.
No. 5 Baylor vs. No. 12 Colorado MyTexoma 2:00 p.m.
No. 7 Nebraska vs. No. 10 Missouri MyTexoma 6:00 p.m.
No. 6 Texas A&M vs. No. 11 Iowa State ESPN2 8:30 p.m.
Friday, March 14
No. 1 Texas vs. OSU/TTU winner MyTexoma 11:30 a.m.
No. 4 Oklahoma vs. BU/CU winner MyTexoma 2:00 p.m.
No. 2 Kansas vs. MU/NU winner MyTexoma 6:00 p.m.
No. 3 Kansas State vs. TAMU/ISU winner MyTexoma 8:20 p.m.
Saturday, March 15
Friday Afternoon Winners MyTexoma 1:00 p.m.
Friday Evening Winners MyTexoma 3:20 p.m.
Sunday, March 16
Semifinal Winners ESPN 2:00 p.m.
All times listed as Central and subject to change