Texas Tech Red Raiders
Twice Missouri had big runs and appeared to pull away. But the Red Raiders responded each time and made it close before the Tigers finally nailed down the victory
As much as anything, the last Big 12 tournament that will actually have 12 teams should also be wide open.
Pat Knight had only one winning season in 2009-10 at Texas Tech after taking over for Bob Knight at midseason in February 2008.
Missouri has now won 20 or more games for three conseuctive seasons under Coach Mike Anderson.
The junior has started all but one game for the Tigers this season. He’s averaging 16.2 points per game.