Big Ten tournament moving to Washington D.C.'s Verizon Center in '17

Monday May 5th, 2014
The Big Ten tournament has been played in either Indianapolis or Chicago since its creation in 1998.
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The Big Ten previously announced the opening of an office in New York City and a football partnership with the Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium. The Verizon Center news follows Monday's announcement of the new Dave Gavitt Tipoff Games, a season-opening basketball challenge between the Big Ten and Big East beginning in 2015-16.

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