Oklahoma State tops Texas Tech 76-60 in Big 12

DAVE SKRETTA
The Associated Press
Oklahoma State guard Markel Brown (22) rebounds over Texas Tech forward Clark Lammert (35) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 Conference tournament, Wednesday, March 7, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Oklahoma State tops Texas Tech 76-60 in Big 12

Oklahoma State guard Markel Brown (22) rebounds over Texas Tech forward Clark Lammert (35) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 Conference tournament, Wednesday, March 7, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

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.

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