The Pacific-12 Championship game came about in 2011 thorough the 2010-11 NCAA conference realignment. When the University of Colorado and the University of Utah joined the pac-10 conference the pac-12 conference was born. The addition of these two teams allowed for the conference to split into two six-team divisions thus creating the Pac-12 Conference Championship Game. The home site of the Championship is on a rotation based on which team has the best overall conference record.
On December 2, 2011 the Inaugural Pac-12 Championship pitted the #9 Oregon Ducks against the UCLA Bruins. The two teams went at it for four quarters in front of nearly 60,000 fans at the Ducks’ Autzen Stadium. The Oregon squad came out on top 49-31 and took the title as the first Pac-12 Champions. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Pac 12 Championship Game football tickets.
2015 Pac 12 Championship Game Preview
The 2014 Pac-12 Championship game will be played on December 5th, 2014 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara California. It will be the first year the Pac-12 Championship game will be played at the new Levi’s Stadium which has a capacity of over 68,000 fans. The game will put the Pac-12 North Champion up against the Pac-12 South Champion, with the winner taking the Pac-12 Conference Championship. The Pac-12 Championship game has been won by a team from the North Division in each of the last 3 years. The game will feature the Oregon Ducks vs. the Arizona Wildcats. The game is a rematch of a December 2nd meeting won by the Wildcats in Eugene. Oregon comes into the game ranked #2 in the CFP rankings, but Arizona owns a 2 game winning streak against Oregon.
The 2013 Pac-12 Championship game was played at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona. The game matched up the Pac-12 North Champion Stanford Cardinal against the Pac-12 South Champion Arizona State Sun Devils. The game was a rematch of a game played in September that the Cardinal won 42-28. The 2013 Pac-12 Championship game was contested in front of almost 70,000 fans, with Stanford defeating the Sun Devils 38-14 behind a relentless offense and a stifling defense. Stanford would advance to play in their 2nd straight Rose Bowl game.
Pac 12 Championship Game Event Guide
Where will the Pac-12 Championship be played?
At the home stadium of the team that qualifies for the game with the better conference record. If they have the same record, there are a series of tiebreakers, such as head-to-head record and common opponent’s record.
When is the best time to buy tickets for the Pac-12 Championship?
The sooner is always the better if you are looking to buy in a specific section or area. The prices can go higher once the teams are locked into the game and there is a rush to buy tickets after the final game of the regular season.