ROSEMONT, Ill. – IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, will play host to the 2017 NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships, with IUPUI and Indiana Sports Corp serving as co-hosts. The event begins Wednesday and concludes Saturday. Preliminary sessions begin at 10 a.m. ET each day, with nightly finals slated for 6 p.m.
This year’s championships will feature 62 Big Ten competitors from 11 different schools. Big Ten institutions have won 36 individual titles, including a conference-leading 10 crowns from Michigan participants.
Five Big Ten squads are ranked in the top 25 of the latest national polls. Michigan appears at No. 9, followed by No. 10 Wisconsin, No. 12 Indiana, No. 16 Minnesota and No. 18 Ohio State.
ESPN3 will stream the championship finals sessions live on Friday and Saturday. Wednesday's evening session, Thursday's sessions, and the morning sessions on Friday and Saturday will be streamed live on NCAA.com and indianasportscorp.org/ncaasd. Additionally, ESPNU will air a two-hour broadcast via tape delay at 7 p.m. ET on Tues., March 28. Live results for the NCAA Championships will be available on NCAA.com.
The list of Big Ten qualifiers can be found below.
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