The Norman Transcript

March 13, 2014

Iowa State, Kansas make Big 12 semifinals


The Norman Transcript

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Iowa State knocked out Kansas State before Kansas eliminated Oklahoma State in overtime of Thursday's Big 12 tournament quarterfinals.

Andrew Wiggins scored 30 points, Wayne Selden Jr. had 14 and No. 10 Kansas pulled away in the final seconds of overtime for a 77-70 victory over Oklahoma State in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament.

Naadir Tharpe made four foul shots in the extra session to seal the victory for the top-seeded Jayhawks (24-8), who will face fourth-seeded Iowa State in Friday night’s semifinals.

Melvin Ejim had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Dustin Hogue added 19 points and 10 boards and the No. 16 Cyclones held on for a 91-85 victory in the Big 12 tournament quarterfinals.