The South Dakota High School basketball state tournaments get started today.
The Class AA boys tourney begins at 1:00 Central time at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City. The second-seed Yankton Bucks face the Mitchell Kernels tonight at 6:00 Central time. Our broadcast of Bucks basketball with Sports Director Bryce Ladwig begins at 5:30 p-m on KYNT Sports.
The Class A state tournament is being held at the Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. Today’s first game at noon features the unbeaten and top-seed Vermillion Tanagers against Dell Rapids.
The Class B boys tournament takes place at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen. Today at 2:30, fourth-seed Viborg-Hurley takes on Lyman.
Each team will play three games at their state tournaments with the championship games coming up Saturday evening.