Kansas wins Big 12 title over West Virginia 81-70 on Saturday
The Kansas Jayhawks beat the West Virginia Mountaineers 81-70 on Saturday to win the Big 12 championship game.
Kansas had five players in double figures behind Malik Newman's 20 points on 6-for-11 shooting. It was the Jayhawks' third win over West Virginia this season, and they should be looking at a favorable seed once the bracket comes out Sunday evening.
Kansas is the 8th-ranked team in numberFire's power rankings, and our models project them as a 2-seed in the NCAA Tournament.