Kamau Stokes scored 19 points and No. 18 Kansas State clinched a share of the Big 12 regular-season title with a 68-53 victory over Oklahoma on Saturday night.

Barry Brown added 15 points and Dean Wade had 11 as the Jayhawks (24-7, 14-4) finished atop the conference for the second time in 42 years.

Kansas State is co-champions with No. 8 Texas Tech (26-5, 14-4), which topped Iowa State 80-73 earlier Saturday.

Kansas State guard Kamau Stokes (3) celebrates a three-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Kansas State guard Kamau Stokes (3) celebrates a three-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Kristian Doolittle scored 14 points and Jamal Bieniemy 12 for the Sooners (19-12, 7-11).

K-State was dominant on the offensive boards, grabbing 11 rebounds and scoring 16 second-chance points.

Stokes started the second half by scoring eight straight points for the Wildcats, which gave K-State a 42-23 lead with 17 minutes to play.

Oklahoma forward Kristian Doolittle (21) dunks during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Oklahoma forward Kristian Doolittle (21) dunks during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

The Wildcats never looked back and led by as many as 29 in the win.

BIG PICTURE

Oklahoma: The Sooners are playing much better since the middle of February and look much better than they did six games ago.

Oklahoma guard Rashard Odomes (1) drives on Kansas State forward Dean Wade (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Oklahoma guard Rashard Odomes (1) drives on Kansas State forward Dean Wade (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

K-State: Won their first Big 12 regular-season title in six years and the second under Weber. K-State has won five of its last six games heading into the conference tournament.

UP NEXT

Oklahoma: Takes on 10th-seeded West Virginia on Wednesday night in the opening round of the Big 12 Tournament in Kansas City, Missouri.

Kansas State forward Dean Wade, right, dunks behind his head over Oklahoma forward Brady Manek, left, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Kansas State forward Dean Wade, right, dunks behind his head over Oklahoma forward Brady Manek, left, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

K-State: Will play the winner of No. 8 seed TCU and ninth-seeded Oklahoma State on Thursday.

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Kansas State head coach Bruce Weber watches play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Kansas State head coach Bruce Weber watches play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Oklahoma head coach Lon Kruger calls a play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Oklahoma head coach Lon Kruger calls a play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

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