Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

It's state basketball season! Here's how to watch.

South Dakota Public Broadcasting

It’s state basketball season in South Dakota. Over the next two weeks, forty-eight teams from across the state will celebrate and compete in state tournaments.

All three classes of girls basketball will have their state tournaments on March 10-12, while the boys classes of state basketball will take place on March 17-19.

Every game will air live on SDPB-TV, along with streaming live online at The AA's will air on SDPB2-TV, A's on SDPB1-TV, and B's on SDPB3-TV.

The girls state basketball championships will take place in Rapid City - Ice Arena (AA), Brookings - Frost Arena (A), and Watertown - Civic Arena (B). For boys, Sioux Falls - PREMIER Center (AA), Rapid City - Summit Arena (A), and Aberdeen - Barnett Center (B) will host tournaments.

Game times each day will play at 12 pm, 1:45 pm, 6 pm, and 7:45 pm. Games played in Rapid City will go by Mountain Time, while all other locations will play their games on Central Standard Time.

Tournament Brackets

Class AA Girls - SDPB2-TV (Rapid City)

Class A Girls - SDPB1-TV (Brookings)

Class B Girls - SDPB3-TV (Watertown)

Class AA Boys - SDPB2-TV (Sioux Falls)

Class A Boys - SDPB1-TV (Rapid City)

Class B Boys - SDPB3-TV (Aberdeen)

Learn more here.

Nate Wek is currently the sports content producer and sports and rec beat reporter for South Dakota Public Broadcasting. He is a graduate of South Dakota State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism Broadcasting and a minor in Leadership. From 2010-2013 Nate was the Director of Gameday Media for the Sioux Falls Storm (Indoor Football League) football team. He also spent 2012 and 2013 as the News and Sports Director of KSDJ Radio in Brookings, SD. Nate, his wife Sarah, and two kids Braxan and Jordy, live in Canton, SD.