OKLAHOMA CITY – The USA Softball Hall of Fame Complex is set to welcome players, coaches, umpires and fans to the 2022 Phillips 66 Big 12 Softball Championship May 12-14. The single-elimination bracket play begins on Thursday at 12 p.m. CT as the top seven teams in the Big 12 compete for a conference title.
Boasting a 17-1 record in conference play while earning the No. 1 overall seed is Oklahoma (48-1, 17-1 Big 12) while Oklahoma State (38-12, 14-4 Big 12) comes in at No. 2 followed by No. 3 Texas (37-16-1, 12-6 Big 12), No. 4 Iowa State (27-26, 6-12 Big 12), No. 5 Baylor (28-23, 6-12 Big 12), No. 6 Texas Tech (22-26, 5-13 Big 12) and No. 7 Kansas (16-33, 3-15 Big 12).
Iowa State and Baylor kick off the competition at 12 p.m. CT on Thursday before Oklahoma State and Kansas take the field at 3 p.m. CT with Texas and Texas Tech rounding out the first day of the tournament with a 6 p.m. CT contest. Receiving a first-round bye, Oklahoma will take on the winner of Iowa State and Baylor to start the action on Friday at 1 p.m. CT before the second semifinal game will take place at 4 p.m. CT. The Big 12 Softball Championship will conclude as the final two teams go head-to-head for a conference title at 2 p.m. CT on Saturday, May 14. All games will be played on the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium – OGE Energy Field.
All-Tournament tickets as well as Single Day tickets for reserved and general admission seating are available and can be purchased here. Children under the age of two will receive free entry.
Parking will be available at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Complex for $20 per day. Re-entry is not permitted. Fans who leave the complex parking lot will be required to pay $20 upon return. The parking lot gates will open at 8 a.m. on Thursday/Friday and 10 a.m. on Saturday while the fan gates will open at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, 11:30 a.m. on Friday and 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.
The National Softball Hall of Fame and Museum will be open from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday.
MEDIA: Contact Josh Conrad, Big 12 Communications, by email: email@example.com