Many families have had their names sprinkle the pages of sports history books. But few family stories are quite as unique as the one owned by freshman Khadeem Lattin.
Notes, numbers and updates from Big 12 men's and women's basketball
Big 12 men's basketball has a 17-game win streak, is rated as the No. 1 conference in the RPI and eight teams have winning percentages of .875 or better.
Nino Williams of K-State and Anthony Hickey of Oklahoma State are this week's recipients of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week. Both player are honored for the first time.
TCU matched last season's win total and improved to 9-0 with an 80-69 victory over Furman.
Success In Non-conference Play Has The Big 12 Is Ranked As The Top Conference In The Nation.
Iowa State's Georges Niang and Bryce Dejean-Jones, plus Baylor's Lester Medford are the latest recipients of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week. Niang is honored with a weekly accolade for the third time in his career, while Dejean-Jones earns his second newcomer honor of 2014-15. Medford is recognized for the first time.
The Big 12 Conference men's basketball coaches will participate in a weekly media-only teleconference during the 2014-15 season. The teleconference begins at 10:00 a.m. Central Time.
Josh Richardson scored 17 points Saturday as Tennessee withstood a late 3-point onslaught from Marcus Foster in a 65-64 victory over Kansas State.
Duane Notice scored 20 points as South Carolina ended cold-shooting's Oklahoma State's perfect start to the season in a 75-49 victory Saturday.
Ryan Spangler scored a season-high 18 points to help No. 22 Oklahoma defeat Missouri 82-63 Friday night in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.
Wayne Selden Jr. scored 21 points, Cliff Alexander added 12 off the bench and No. 11 Kansas used a massive second-half run to overcome an 18-point deficit and beat Florida 71-65 Friday night.