Nov. 5, 2012
MADISON, Wis. - The Wisconsin wrestling team will see plenty of face time this season as the Big Ten Network has announced it will provide the most live coverage of Big Ten wrestling in network history.
Matches will be seen both live on television and streamed online on the Big Ten Digital Network (BTDN), which is available at BTN.com. Many of the streamed matches will also be televised on delay via Student U.
BTN’s live televised schedule includes coverage of the final session of the 50th Ken Kraft Midlands Championships in Evanston, Ill., at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 30, and coverage of the 2013 Big Ten Wrestling Championships in Champaign, Ill., beginning at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 10.
The Badgers will make five appearances on BTN this season, including having their Friday, Jan. 18, match at No. 2 Penn State broadcast live on television.
Throughout the season, fans can go to the BTN Olympic Sports on TV page to find the most up-to-date information on the BTN and BTDN wrestling schedules.
2012-13 Wisconsin wrestling BTN broadcast schedule (all times CT)
Friday, Dec. 7 Michigan State at Wisconsin - 7 p.m. (Live on BTDN)
Sunday, Dec. 9 Wisconsin at Nebraska - 2 p.m. (Live on BTDN)
Friday, Jan. 18 Wisconsin at Penn State - 6 p.m. (Live on BTN)
Sunday, Jan. 20 Wisconsin at Ohio State - 1 p.m. (Live on BTDN)
Friday, Jan. 25 Indiana at Wisconsin - 7 p.m. (Live on BTDN)