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West Virginia's Non-Conference Schedule Could Impact Mountaineers' NCAA Tournament Seed

The Mountaineers' non-conference slate will likely come under scrutiny leading up to Selection Sunday
West Virginia's Non-Conference Schedule Could Impact Mountaineers' NCAA Tournament Seed

As the regular season comes to an end West Virginia currently sits in a three-way for third place in the Big 12 with two games remaining. The two-game gap between the Mountaineers and Kansas means WVU still has a shot a share of the Big 12 regular season title. At 22-7 overall, the Mountaineers are guaranteed to hear their name called on Selection Sunday.

College Basketball 2014-15: Oklahoma Sooners Team Preview

Lon Kruger hopes Sooners are ready to win in March
College Basketball 2014-15: Oklahoma Sooners Team Preview

Now entering his fourth season and surveying a roster he’s built, Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger likes what he sees.

 

“We love the guys we have in the program,” Kruger says. “They’re a group that is easy to watch and fun to cheer for from a Sooner fan perspective.”

 

College Basketball 2014-15: Kansas State Wildcats Team Preview

Kansas State has talent, experience to compete in Big 12
College Basketball 2014-15: Kansas State Wildcats Team Preview

For a coach who promotes daily competition, the end of last season was difficult on Bruce Weber. Though Kansas State made it back to the NCAA Tournament, its roster wasn’t healthy enough to properly prepare for the postseason.

 

College Basketball 2014-15: Big 12 Predictions and Awards

Can Rick Barnes and Texas topple Kansas dominance?
College Basketball 2014-15: Big 12 Predictions and Awards

Normally, one team enjoying a decade of dominance in a particular conference would be cause for concern.

 

Kansas has won at least a share of 10 consecutive Big 12 titles, but the league is anything but dull even if the Jayhawks manage to win the conference title every season.

 

College Basketball: Ranking the Big 12 Coaches for 2014-15

Perennial league champion Bill Self is easy choice at No. 1
College Basketball: Ranking the Big 12 Coaches for 2014-15

For the third year in a row, some of the top Big 12 coaches represent the best the University of Illinois has to offer.

 

It’s true: All three Illinois coaches from 1996-2012 have a home in the Big 12. In the combined 16 seasons from the three former Illini, only one didn’t end in the NCAA Tournament.

 

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