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Sunflower State Showdown Selected To Big Monday Schedule

The Big 12 Conference has announced its schedule on ESPN’s Big Monday platform for the 2014 conference season, highlighting a slate that will include more than 100 games on the ESPN Networks.The continuation of the long-standing and popular arrangement with ESPN will tip off on Monday, January 13 with Kansas traveling to Iowa State for a rematch of one of last year’s top league matchups. The Jayhawks then host Baylor the next Monday, January 20.

Big Monday will showcase Bedlam on January 27, as Oklahoma State travels to face Oklahoma. The Cowboys will play back-to-back Big Monday games when they host the Cyclones on February 3.

A meeting in the Sunflower State Showdown will take place in Manhattan on February 10, followed by OSU traveling to Waco to face Baylor. The Sooners will make their annual trip to Allen Fieldhouse for a game with KU on February 24, while the Big Monday schedule wraps up on March 3 when K-State travels to Oklahoma State.

The Big 12 is the only conference in the nation where every coach has guided a team to the NCAA Tournament. In addition, nine of 10 teams have been ranked in the top 25 since 2009, with seven squads welcoming incoming classes this season that rank among the top 40 of the ESPN.com recruiting rankings for the class of 2013.

2014 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Schedule On ESPN’s Big Monday
All games televised on ESPN and available on WatchESPN

Date Game Time (CT)  
January 13 Kansas at Iowa State 8:00 p.m.
January 20 Baylor at Kansas 8:00 p.m.
January 27 Oklahoma State at Oklahoma 8:00 p.m.
February 3 Iowa State at Oklahoma State 8:00 p.m.
February 10 Kansas at Kansas State 8:00 p.m.
February 17 Oklahoma State at Baylor 8:00 p.m.
February 24 Oklahoma at Kansas 8:00 p.m.
March 3 Kansas State at Oklahoma State 8:00 p.m.

 

 

About Derek Nester

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. 6 radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production assistant for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on 69 radio stations across 9 Midwest states.