Big Ten Championship Game 2012 pits the Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. the Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday, Dec. 1, on FOX.
The Wisconsin Badgers take on the Nebraska Cornhuskers in the 2012 Big Ten Championship Game at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis for the conference title and the chance to play Stanford in the Rose Bowl. The game airs live on Saturday, Dec. 1, at 8pm ET on FOX. Wisconsin (4-4 Big Ten, 7-5 overall) has had a down season, but will still represent the Leaders Division in the Big Ten Championship Game since both Ohio State (8-0 Big Ten, 12-0 overall) and Penn State (6-2 Big Ten, 8-4 overall) are ineligible for the postseason. Nebraska (7-1 Big Ten, 10-2 overall) beat Michigan for the Legends Division title. Wisconsin, two-time defending Big Ten champion, has lost three of its last four games in overtime. Nebraska has won six straight since losing to Ohio State on Oct. 6. Wisconsin and Nebraska met in September, with the the Cornhuskers coming back in the second half for a 30-27 win.