Nov 19, 2015

Big 12 Wrestling Tickets Available

Tickets for the 2016 Big 12 Wrestling Championship go on sale Monday, Nov. 23 at 10 a.m. CT. This season’s championship, which will take place March 5-6 at Sprint Center in Kansas City, marks the first neutral-site conference championship for the sport.

Tickets can be purchased at, Price Chopper Box Office at

Sprint Center and by phone at 888-929-7849.

Tickets start at $40, with premium seating priced at $60 and VIP seats available for $100. The two-day event will feature four sessions of action, two on Saturday and two on Sunday. Each ticket purchased gains access to all four sessions. Special group rates are available for groups of 10 or more. For information on group tickets, call 816-949-7177, or email [email protected] Subscribers to the ‘Sprint Center Connection’ newsletter will receive a special presale scheduled for Friday, Nov. 20.

“Given the support of Big 12 events over the years in Kansas City, staging our first neutral site wrestling championship at Sprint Center is a natural fit,” commented Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby. “We are thrilled that the Big 12 Conference chose Kansas City to host the first off-campus Big 12 Wrestling Championships,” said Kathy Nelson, President and CEO of the Kansas City Sports Commission.

In July, the conference announced the addition of six wrestling affiliate members. Air Force, Northern Colorado, North Dakota State, South Dakota State, Utah Valley and Wyoming will join Iowa State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and West Virginia in Kansas City for Big 12 Championship competition.  

2016 Big 12 Wrestling Championship Schedule

Saturday, March 5:

Session I – 11:00 a.m.         Preliminary & Quarterfinal Matches

Session II – 5:00 p.m.          Semifinal & Consolation Quarterfinal Matches

Sunday, March 6:

Session III – 9:00 a.m.         Consolation Semifinals, Third and Fifth Place Matches

Session IV – 1:00 p.m.        Championship Matches