ST. LOUIS, Mo. University of Illinois and University of Missouri athletics officials, together with representatives of Anheuser-Busch and Scottrade Center, announced that the Bud Light Braggin' Rights Game will remain at Scottrade Center in St. Louis until at least 2017.
The announcement was made on Thursday morning at the Scottrade Center in downtown St. Louis.
"Scottrade Center has been the proud home of the annual Braggin' Rights game since the building opened in 1994, said Tom Stillman, Chairman of the St. Louis Blues and Scottrade Center. "We are thrilled that this St. Louis tradition will continue through 2017.
The nation's premier non-conference basketball rivalry, the Bud Light Braggin' Rights Game began play in St. Louis on Dec. 10, 1980, and has been played 31 times over the last 32 years, including this season's meeting on Dec. 22, 2012, at 5 p.m. on ESPN2.
"The Bud Light Braggin' Rights Game has become a holiday tradition for both Mizzou and Illinois fans and this a...