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26dJohn Gasaway

TCU among teams ready to return to NCAA tournament

Jamie Dixon's group returns all five starters from its lineup in the NIT title game. A normal number of takeaways this season could help propel TCU to the program's first NCAA bid since 1998.

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85dSeth Walder

Preseason BPI: Four Big 12 teams in top 10

West Virginia, Oklahoma, TCU and Kansas all crack the top 10 in the initial 2017-18 Basketball Power Index.

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Is this end of Jayhawks' streak?

Kansas has claimed the last 13 regular-season championships in Big 12 men's basketball. ESPN's Basketball Power Index indicates KU should face stiff competition during the 2017-18 conference season.

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TCU, Nevada added to Hall of Fame Classic

TCU and Nevada have been added to the second annual Basketball Hall of Fame Classic, which will be held Dec. 8 at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Pittsburgh graduate transfer Cameron Johnson told ESPN his final six: Arizona, Kentucky, Ohio State, Oregon, UCLA, TCU.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

LSU and TCU are among the schools that have reached out to Jackson State transfer Edric Dennis. Averaged 14.0 points this season.

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TCU's 88-56 rout of Georgia Tech ties the largest margin of victory ever in the NIT championship game (Bradley def. New Mexico 86-54 in 1964). Will the Horned Frogs continue to build on this season's 12-game improvement under Jamie Dixon?

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

TCU routs Georgia Tech 88-56 to win NIT title. The ViewFromVegas is the Horned Frogs easily covered as 4-point favorites and the game went over the betting total of 133.

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ESPN's BPI favors Jamie Dixon and TCU over Josh Pastner and Georgia Tech in a battle between first-year head coaches in the NIT final (8 p.m. ET on ESPN/WatchESPN). Since the NCAA tourney expanded in 1985, 55 percent of NIT champions have made the NCAA tournament in the following season.

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

TCU beats Central Florida 68-53 in NIT semifinals. The ViewFromVegas is the Horned Frogs also covered as 2.5-point favorites and the game stayed under the betting total of 132.5. Earlier, Georgia Tech beat CS Bakersfield 76-61, covering as a 3-point fave and going over 125.

Joe Lunardi Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

They let me out of the bunker! NIT semifinals coming up at the top of the hour...

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TCU's Kenrich Williams has first triple-double in school history tonight against Richmond. Williams had 11 points, 14 rebounds, and 10 assists. TCU won 86-68 to advance to the semifinals of NIT.

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Vote: Which team is the biggest NCAA tournament snub?

According to Strength of Record, Illinois State is the biggest snub. If you ask BPI, it's Syracuse. What about Indiana, which knocked off No. 1 seeds Kansas and UNC? Let your voice be heard. Vote now!

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Based on our Strength of Record metric, Illinois State is the most deserving team left out of the NCAA tournament. No other team's SOR measures high enough to warrant an at-large bid. Notably absent from the five most deserving teams left out are Syracuse (SOR: 56) and Indiana (SOR: 58).

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Iowa State makes easy work of TCU (0:36)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

A 22-point performance from Deonte Burton pushed fourth-seeded Iowa State into the Big 12 tournament final with an 84-63 win over TCU. The Cyclones, aiming for their third title in four years, will play No. 2 West Virginia or No. 6 Kansas State, who are set to meet in the second semifinal. TCU exits, deserving of credit for its slaying of No. 1-ranked Kansas.

Team Stats

Points Per Game74.7140th
Rebounds Per Game36.0Tied-159th
Assists Per Game16.913th
Points Allowed69.7111th

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record5-7
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances7