Big 12 basketball has put together a decent season. Despite the disappointments at Texas and West Virginia, the league could still possibly get six teams into the NCAA tournament.
As is the case with all successful teams, there are players who do not necessarily get the press they deserve but are vital contributors. Of course, they are glue guys. These players do the dirty work and fill in the gaps for their respective teams.
The Big 12 is home to some of the best glue guys in the country. From Kevin Young at Kansas to Will Spradling at Kansas State to Michael Cobbins at Oklahoma State, several of these players could be determining factors in whether their teams make deep runs in the NCAA tournament.
Here are the top five glue guys in Big 12 basketball.