Keiton Page #12 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys in action during the first round of the Big 12 Basketball Tournament game against the Texas Tech Red Raiders. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Keiton Page scored 20 points, Brian Williams added 19 and seventh-seeded Oklahoma State knocked off No. 10 seed Texas Tech 76-60 Wednesday night to open the Big 12 tournament.
Cezar Guerrero scored all 16 of his points in the second half for Oklahoma State (15-17), which advanced to play second-seeded No. 5 Missouri in the quarterfinals Thursday night.
Markel Brown finished with 12 points as the Cowboys went 16 of 16 from the free-throw line.
Jordan Tolbert had 16 points and six rebounds for Texas Tech, which matched a school record for the most losses in a single season. The 1990-91 team coached by Gerald Myers also went 8-23.
Earlier on Wednesday, in the opening game of the Big 12 tournament,
Texas A&M knocked off Oklahoma to earn a date with Kansas on Thursday.