The winner of the Missouri vs. Texas Tech game will play No. 3 seed Texas A&M in the quarterfinals Thursday.
Missouri and Colorado tied for fifth place in the regular season standings with 8-8 conference records. However, Colorado won the tiebreaker because it won both of its games against Kansas State, and Missouri split with Kansas State.
Kansas, Texas, Texas A&M and Kansas State each earned a first-round bye.
The bracket for the Big 12 men’s basketball tournament can be seen here.
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