“We’ve tried to sell to our team that the Big 12 is 18 individual battles and you have to be ready to play each night out,” Littell said.
Iowa State sports a smaller squad. To combat this Oklahoma State will run a smaller lineup.
“We’re essentially playing five guards,” Littell said. “It’s a little tough for us because some of our big kids have to come out on the floor and guard the three now. We have to get a little bit out of comfort zone.”
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