Big Ten Super Saturday wrestling events will be held at Madison Square Garden
Big Ten Super Saturday just became more super.
The annual sports event which has showcased intercollegiate sports from Big Ten Conference schools in a doubleheader event since 2016 will, for the first time, now feature the wrestling programs from University of Michigan, Rutgers, and Penn State, the Big Ten announced Monday.
If that's not super enough, Big Ten Super Saturday -- College Hoops & Wrestling in 2020 and 2021 to be held at New York City's legendary Madison Square Garden, "the world's most famous arena."
Wrestling will be featured as part of the next two Big Ten Super Saturday events, in 2020 ... and 2021.
On Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, it will be Michigan vs. Rutgers in wrestling and in men's basketball. The Wolverine wrestlers will take on the Scarlet Knights at 1 p.m. Eastern. Fans who can't make it to Madison Square Garden can take in the action on BTN. (The basketball game will start at 4:30 p.m. Eastern, and also air on BTN.)
Tickets for the 2020 Big Ten Super Saturday are now available to the general public, and may be purchased through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com, by calling (866) 858-0008 or at www.msg.com. To learn about luxury suites and premium hospitality, call 212-465-6771 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
One year later -- Jan. 30, 2021 -- Rutgers wrestling will face off against Penn State, 2019 NCAA Division I team titlewinners at Madison Square Garden ... while it will be Rutgers vs. Michigan State in men's basketball. Times will be announced at a later date.