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GameThread: No. 9 TCU vs. No. 1 Kansas - Big 12 Tournament Quarterfinal

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The Frogs knocked off Kansas State for a shot at the regular season champs. The winner will take on Baylor in the semifinals.

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If you haven't read Andrew's extensive work prepping for this game, shame on you. Also, go do it really quickly. Here are some snippets.

Third Chance Points

This isn't your typical #1 vs. #9 matchup. The Frogs kept things relatively close in the regular season, and the Jayhawks are facing some significant injury issues. It will be very hard for TCU to come away with a win this afternoon in front of a partisan Jayhawk crowd in Kansas City, but if the Frogs can stick to their game plan and play smart basketball, we could have an interesting game on our hands.

Q&A with Rock Chalk Talk

To talk all things TCU-Kansas, I met back up with misterbrain from Rock Chalk Talk. Be sure to head over to their page in a bit to see the other half of our conversation.

TCU vs. Kansas Preview

With TCU riding a recent hot streak and Kansas suffering from a handful of late-season injuries, this afternoon's game could be closer than a lot of people expect. An upset win for the Frogs would likely put them in the NIT field, as of right now.