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SBD/Issue 169/Facilities & Venues
Big 12 Football Championship Headed To New Cowboys Stadium
Published May 25, 2007
|New Cowboys Stadium Adds Big 12
Football Title Games In 2009, 2010
EARLY TIP-OFF: Starting with the ’09 Big 12 basketball tournaments at Ford Center in Oklahoma City, the men will switch to a Wednesday-Saturday format, with the women playing Thursday-Sunday. Men’s coaches “fueled the change” because they “preferred having an extra day to prepare for postseason play.” It will also give the NCAA men’s basketball tournament selection committee “more time to consider Big 12 teams” (K.C. STAR, 5/25).