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UIL Boys Basketball State Tournament Information

Media Contact: Chris Schmidt
Phone: 512-471-5883
Fax: 512-471-6589
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Date: Mar 08, 2016
Category: Athletics


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

2016 UIL Boys Basketball State Tournament

March 10-12, 2016

Alamodome (San Antonio, TX)

 

Thursday, March 10

Conference 1A Semifinals

8:30 a.m.         Avinger (32-2) vs. Happy (28-5)

10:00 a.m.       Lenorah Grady (29-4) vs. Coolidge (30-4)

 

Conference 3A Semifinals

1:30 p.m.         Winnie East Chambers (33-6) vs. Van Alstyne (29-7)

3:00 p.m.         Brownfield (30-3) vs. Aransas Pass (30-9)

 

Conference 5A Semifinals

7:00 p.m.         Edinburg Vela (35-2) vs. Lancaster (34-2)

8:30 p.m.         Fort Bend Elkins (35-2) vs. Fort Worth Dunbar (23-11)

 

Friday, March 11

Conference 2A Semifinals

8:30 a.m.         Dallardsville Big Sandy (38-2) vs. Muenster (33-3)

10:00 a.m.       Thorndale (34-2) vs. Canadian (16-6)

 

Conference 4A Semifinals

1:30 p.m.         Silsbee (30-5) vs. Levelland (25-11)

3:00 p.m.         La Marque (33-8) vs. Dallas Lincoln (22-14)

 

Conference 6A Semifinals

7:00 p.m.         DeSoto (34-2) vs. Cibolo Steele (32-3)

8:30 p.m.         Humble Atascocita (37-0) vs. Houston Math and Science Tech (34-4)

Saturday, March 12

8:30 a.m.         Conference 1A FINAL

10:00 a.m.       Conference 3A FINAL

1:30 p.m.         Conference 2A FINAL

3:00 p.m.         Conference 5A FINAL

7:00 p.m.         Conference 4A FINAL

8:30 p.m.         Conference 6A FINAL

 

Media Credentials

Interested media outlets planning to cover the Boys Basketball State Tournament must submit an online media credential request by 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 9The Boys Basketball Media Credential Request form can be found online at: https://www.uiltexas.org/form/media-credentials/request.php?sport=basketball-boys.  Requests should include the school(s) your media outlet will be covering and the names of each person covering the teams. Please refer to the UIL Basketball Media Information on the UIL website for media credential guidelines. Credentials may be picked up at the Southwest Ticket Office near parking lot A one hour prior to game time.

Parking

Parking information for the State Basketball Tournaments can be found on the UIL web site on the basketball state tournament page at http://www.uiltexas.org/basketball/state-boys/boys-basketball-state-tournament-spectator-information.

 

Tickets

Tickets may be purchased through TicketMaster online or by calling 1-800-745-3000, or at the Alamodome ticket office. Session tickets will be available for $15 per session beginning Thursday. The box office will open one hour prior to game time each day of the tournament. Information about hotels and visiting San Antonio can be found at http://visitsanantonio.com/2016UIL.

 

Tournament Broadcast Information

FOX Sports Southwest, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel and NFHS Network will combine to televise and webcast the UIL Boys Basketball State Tournament games. Complete broadcast information can be found on the UIL website at http://www.uiltexas.org/basketball/state-boys/boys-basketball-state-tournament-broadcast-information.

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