The Big 12 tournament begins this week in Kansas City, and up and down the league, there are plenty of teams that have something to prove.
There are teams like Iowa State and Baylor that are fighting for their NCAA tournament lives. Then, there are teams like Kansas and Kansas State that are playing for seeding when the field of 68 is announced on Sunday. For the Jayhawks, a potential one-seed in the national tournament is on the line.
Here are the five teams with the most to prove in this week’s Big 12 tournament.