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Opening Lines for Big 12’s First Round Games in NCAA Tournament

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The 2021 NCAA Tournament is set to begin on Thursday, March 18th in Indiana. Seven Big 12 teams punched their ticket to March Madness and are hoping to make a deep run.

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Here’s a look at their opening lines for their First Round games.


Opening Lines First Round Big 12 NCAA Tournament Games

Baylor -26 vs. Hartford

Kansas -11 vs. Eastern Washington

Texas -9 vs. Abilene Christian

Texas Tech -5 vs. Utah State

Oklahoma State -9.5 vs. Liberty

Oklahoma -2 vs. Missouri

West Virginia -12.5 vs. Morehead State

The Big 12 is certainly getting respect with seven of ten teams in the NCAA Tournament, and that respect is even greater when you have all seven teams favored in their first round games.

However as Matthew Postins and I discussed in our Selection Sunday podcast, it did seem like the Big 12 got “underseeded” in some cases, like Oklahoma State, Texas and Oklahoma, most notably.

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