The only question about the Wildcats’ prospects in the NCAA national tournament was where they would start out. On Sunday, it was announced that K-State will be in the West bracket, and the team’s quest for the national title will begin in Kansas City on Friday.
K-State will play the winner of LaSalle/Boise State, who will play in the first round of the NCAA on Wednesday.
Gonzaga is the No. 1 seed in the West, followed by Ohio State and New Mexico.
Following are the seeds of the other Big 12 Conference teams in the tournament:
KU: No. 1 seed in the South
Oklahoma State: No. 5 in the Midwest
Iowa State: No. 10 seed in the West
Oklahoma: No. 10 in the South