How to Watch Iowa State vs. Baylor Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – Big 12 Tournament

The No. 2 seed Iowa State Cyclones (25-7, 13-5 Big 12) and the No. 3 seed Baylor Bears (23-9, 11-7 Big 12) meet in the Big 12 tournament Friday at T-Mobile Center, tipping off at 9:30 PM ET.

This matchup will be airing on ESPN, so check it out.

Cyclones vs. Bears Game Info

  • Date: Friday, March 15, 2024
  • Time: 9:30 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Venue: T-Mobile Center

Cyclones Insights

  • Iowa State owns a top-25 defense this year, ranking fifth-best in college basketball with 61.9 points allowed per game. Offensively, it ranks 112th with 75.8 points scored per contest.
  • The Cyclones are grabbing 34.2 rebounds per game (250th-ranked in college basketball). They are ceding 32.8 rebounds per contest (70th-ranked).
  • So far this season, Iowa State ranks 39th in college basketball in assists, averaging 15.7 per game.
  • With 17.1 forced turnovers per game, the Cyclones are second-best in college basketball. They rank 99th in college basketball by committing 10.5 turnovers per contest.
  • Iowa State is draining 6.3 treys per game (290th-ranked in college basketball). It has a 34.1% shooting percentage (174th-ranked) from three-point land.
  • The Cyclones rank 207th in college basketball with 7.5 treys allowed per game so far this season. Meanwhile, they rank 92nd with a 32.3% shooting percentage allowed from downtown.
  • In terms of shot breakdown, Iowa State has taken 68.4% two-pointers (accounting for 76.7% of the team’s baskets) and 31.6% three-pointers (23.3%).

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Bears Insights

  • Baylor scores 81.1 points per game and give up 71.1, making them 26th in college basketball offensively and 149th defensively.
  • On the boards, the Bears are 191st in the country in rebounds (35 per game). They are third-best in rebounds conceded (29.3 per game).
  • Baylor is 73rd in the nation in assists (14.9 per game) in 2023-24.
  • At 11.4 turnovers committed per game and 11.4 turnovers forced, the Bears are 198th and 160th in the country, respectively.
  • Baylor is 67th in the nation in 3-pointers made (8.6 per game) and sixth-best in 3-point percentage (39.4%).
  • Giving up 6.8 3-pointers per game and conceding 33.2% from downtown, the Bears are 113th and 152nd in the country, respectively, in those categories.
  • Baylor takes 38% percent of its shots from beyond the arc, and 62% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 30.8% of Baylor’s baskets are 3-pointers, and 69.2% are 2-pointers.

Cyclones Leaders

  • The scoring leader for the Cyclones this season is Keshon Gilbert, who averages 13.5 points, 4.4 rebounds, and 4.2 assists per game.
  • Iowa State’s leading rebounder is Tre King averaging 5.2 boards per game and its best passer is Tamin Lipsey and his 4.8 assists per game.
  • Curtis Jones makes more threes per game than any other member of the Cyclones, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 1.8 per contest.
  • Lipsey and Hason Ward lead Iowa State on the defensive end, with Lipsey leading the team in steals averaging 2.7 per game and Ward in blocks averaging 1.1 per contest.

Bears Leaders

  • Ja’Kobe Walter sits at the top of the Bears scoring leaderboard with 14.6 points per game. He also grabs 4.6 rebounds and dishes out 1.5 assists per game.
  • Baylor’s leader in rebounds is Jalen Bridges with 5.5 per game, and its leader in assists is Rayj Dennis with 6.7 per game.
  • Walter is reliable from distance and leads the Bears with 2.1 made threes per game.
  • Dennis (1.4 steals per game) is the steal leader for Baylor while Yves Missi (1.5 blocks per game) is the block leader.
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