ESPN college basketball analyst Doug Gottlieb thinks Texas, Baylor and Texas A&M should be in the NCAA Tournament's field of 65. However, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State have some work to do if they're going to get their ticket punched to the big dance.
Jake Trotter joined ESPN.com in 2011 after four years with The Oklahoman covering OU football. Before that, he worked at the Austin American-Statesman and Middletown (Ohio) Journal. He's a graduate of Washington and Lee (Va.) University and lives in Oklahoma City with his wife.
Brandon Chatmon joined ESPN.com in August 2011 after seven years at the Oklahoman covering Oklahoma State University, high schools and recruiting. An avid college football, NFL and NBA fan, Chatmon resides in Norman, Okla.