Over the past two years, Texas Tech coach Tubby Smith has coached against eight of the top prospects in this year’s NBA Draft.
“There are a number of guys that we played and, unfortunately, most of them beat us,” Smith said. “Because of that, we have a good understanding of what it takes and the type of player who makes it.”
17 — Out of 18 seasons the Big 12 has had at least one first-round draft pick, assuming the league has a first-round pick this year. Hello, Andrew Wiggins.