The Oklahoma Sooners defeated TCU Horned Frogs 41 – 17, as the Big 12 Football Championship returned. It was the first championship game since 2010. Held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Saturday, December 2, at 11:30 a.m. CT., the game showcased the best football in the conference. The Big 12 championship game is the only league title contest that guarantees the conference’s two best teams play each other. The game was televised by FOX and carried by ESPN national radio.