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Nebraska high school boys and girls state basketball to be played in same week of March 2022

Nebraska Girls State Basketball live updates
Posted at 3:38 PM, Apr 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-28 16:49:59-04

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — The Nebraska boys' & girls' state basketball tournaments will both be played the week of March 7-12 next year in Lincoln.

The change is being made to accommodate the Big Ten Wrestling Championships at Pinnacle Bank Arena on March 5-6.

The tournaments will start on Monday March 7 and conclude Saturday March 12.

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The finals will be Friday March 11 & Saturday March 12 & be televised on NET.

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Here is the release from the NSAA:

The 2022 Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) Girls and Boys Basketball Championships will be held Monday, March 7 through Saturday, March 12 in Lincoln.

The University of Nebraska will be hosting the 2022 Big Ten Conference Wrestling Championships March 5 and March 6 in Lincoln at the Pinnacle Bank Arena.

The NSAA, Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau, University of Nebraska, Pinnacle Bank Arena and Lincoln Public Schools are committed to providing a championship experience for Nebraska’s best in girls and boys basketball.

All of the 2022 NSAA Girls and Boys Basketball Championship Finals will be televised live on NET on Friday, March 11 and Saturday, March 12. A full schedule for the 2022 girls and boys basketball postseason and state championship events will be released at a later date.