Kansas Picked to Win Big 12 Men’s Basketball…Again

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The Big 12 Conference released its preseason men’s basketball coaches poll on Thursday, October 13, and Kansas is picked once again to win the conference title.

The Jayhawks have won the last 12 regular season titles in the Big 12, and this is the fifth year in a row they’ve been picked to win it.

Oklahoma, coming off a Final Four season, but missing some key players from that run, is picked 6th.

Oklahoma State is picked in a tie for 7th with Texas Tech.

2016-17 Big 12 Preseason Poll

Team (First-place votes)       Points
1. Kansas (9)* 81
2. West Virginia 65
3. Texas 59
4. Iowa State 56
5. Baylor 53
6. Oklahoma 40
7. Oklahoma State 32
Texas Tech 32
9. Kansas State 20
10. TCU 12