BTN to offer Unprecedented Coverage of Big Ten Wrestling Championships

The first three sessions will receive online live coverage for the first time

The Big Ten Network will offer its most extensive Big Ten Wrestling Championships coverage ever, with all four sessions Saturday and Sunday, March 3 and 4, at Purdue University receiving either live television or online coverage.

As part of the Big Ten Digital Network’s subscription package and for the first time, BTN will provide live, whip-around Student U streaming coverage of the Big Ten wrestling preliminaries, beginning at 9 AM CST Saturday. Streaming coverage of select matches in sessions two and three will continue at 4 PM CST Saturday and at 12 PM CST Sunday, respectively.

On Sunday, session four of the Big Ten Wrestling Championships will be carried live on television at 2 PM CST on BTN. The network’s Tim Johnson, Jim Gibbons and Shane Sparks will call the action from Mackey Arena.

Saturday, March 3:
Session 1, 9:00 a.m. – Student U/BTN Digital
Session 2, 4:00 p.m. – Student U/BTN Digital

Sunday, March 4:
Session 3, 12 p.m. – Student U/BTN Digital
Session 4, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. – Big Ten Network