Missouri is a frustrated bunch right now, and perhaps nobody is more frustrated that junior Jabari Brown, whose season scoring average dipped below 20 points after an eight-point outing Saturday at Tennessee.
Before Saturdays game at Tennessee, some prominent national observers still projected the Missouri Tigers in the 68-team field for the NCAA Tournament despite a disappointingly uneven run through the Southeastern Conference. Others had Missouri on the outside looking in, but a win on the Volunteers home floor might have been enough to sway some opinions. Instead, the Tigers got crushed.
The Big 12 mens basketball tournament starts Wednesday at the Sprint Center. Here is a printable bracket.
The Star picks Kansas freshman wing Andrew Wiggins and Florida senior guard Scottie Wilbekin as the players of the year in the Big 12 and SEC, respectively.