KU's Azubuike out for Big 12 tournament

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KU will be without its biggest player in the Big 12 Tournament.

Center Udoka Azubuike sprained him medial collateral ligament in his left knee during practice Monday, said KU head coach Bill Self.

Self said Azubuike will be re-evaluated Sunday and KU expects him back on the court for the NCAA tournament. 

Azuibuike averages 13.7 points and seven rebounds a game for the Jayhawks.