Jan. 26, 2007
PARK RIDGE, Ill. - The Big Ten Conference and Xbox, the presenting sponsor of the Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament, revealed on Thursday changes to the official title and logo of the postseason event. The 2007 tournament will now officially be presented by Xbox 360, after designating Xbox Live as the sponsor in 2006.
In February 2006, the Big Ten and Xbox entered into a three-year sponsorship agreement, making Xbox the presenting sponsor of the Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament in 2006, 2007 and 2008.
The 2007 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament presented by Xbox 360 will be played at Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Ind., from March 1-5. This annual celebration of women's basketball will be held in the city of Indianapolis for the 12th time in 13 years and will return to Conseco Fieldhouse annually through 2012.
More information on the 2007 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament presented by Xbox 360 is available at www.bigten.org. In addition, an updated logo and tournament bracket have been attached for use in all future media publications and broadcasts.