Tennessee High School Basketball Championships
Hosted by Lipscomb University and
Middle Tennessee State University
March 5 - 21, 2020
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Division I Boys' Championships

Schedule

Date Time Division/Class Matchup
Wed., Mar. 18 10:00 AM Division I Class AAA Boys' Whitehaven vs. Cleveland
Wed., Mar. 18 11:30 AM Division I Class AAA Boys' Hillsboro vs. Maryville
Wed., Mar. 18 1:15 PM Division I Class AAA Boys' Blackman vs. Mt. Juliet
Wed., Mar. 18 2:45 PM Division I Class AAA Boys' Oak Ridge vs. Houston
Wed., Mar. 18 4:30 PM Division I Class AA Boys' Pearl Cohn vs. Sullivan South
Wed., Mar. 18 6:00 PM Division I Class AA Boys' Wooddale vs. York Institute
Thu., Mar. 19 10:00 AM Division I Class AA Boys' East Nashville vs. Greeneville
Thu., Mar. 19 11:30 AM Division I Class AA Boys' Jackson South Side vs. Upperman
Thu., Mar. 19 1:15 PM Division I Class A Boys' Monterey vs. Booker T. Washington
Thu., Mar. 19 2:45 PM Division I Class A Boys' Hampton vs. Loretto
Thu., Mar. 19 4:30 PM Division I Class A Boys' MAHS vs. Clay Co.
Thu., Mar. 19 6:00 PM Division I Class A Boys' East Robertson vs. Oneida
Fri., Mar. 20 10:00 AM Division I Class AAA Boys' TBD vs. TBD
Fri., Mar. 20 11:30 AM Division I Class AAA Boys' TBD vs. TBD
Fri., Mar. 20 1:15 PM Division I Class AA Boys' TBD vs. TBD
Fri., Mar. 20 2:45 PM Division I Class AA Boys' TBD vs. TBD
Fri., Mar. 20 4:30 PM Division I Class A Boys' TBD vs. TBD
Fri., Mar. 20 6:00 PM Division I Class A Boys' TBD vs. TBD
Sat., Mar. 21 1:00 PM Division I Class AAA Boys' TBD vs. TBD
Sat., Mar. 21 3:30 PM Division I Class AA Boys' TBD vs. TBD
Sat., Mar. 21 6:00 PM Division I Class A Boys' TBD vs. TBD

Championship Venue

 

Murphy Center

Opened in 1972, the Charles M. Murphy Athletic Center serves as home of the Middle Tennessee State men's and women's basketball teams, who play their home games in the 11,520 seat Monte Hale Arena. Murphy Center has hosted TSSAA state basketball tournaments since 1973.

During its 48-year existence, Murphy Center has staged countless concerts for some of the world's most renowned artists, including Elvis Presley, Elton John, Kiss and three consecutive sold-out performances by multi-platinum country music sensation Garth Brooks.

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Spectator Information

2020 Championship Dates

Girls': March 11-14, 2020
Boys': March 19-21, 2020

Schedule

Gates generally open 45 minutes before the first scheduled game of the day.

Admission

$10 per day Wednesday through Friday for school-age children and older. Tickets for Saturday's championship games are $12 each. TSSAA Championship Event Cards and TACA cards will be accepted for admission at the pass gate to the right of the main entrance. The TSSAA ID card and TMSAA ID card are not accepted for admission to championship events. Tickets may be purchased at the gate or in advance through GoFan online ticketing.

Parking

Parking is $5 per day near Murphy Center in the large parking lot on Greenland Drive. Due to road construction around the campus we encourage all attendees to allow for plenty of travel time.

Handicap Accessibility

Murphy Center is handicap accessible via the loading dock on the east side of the arena. Parking is available in the Greenland Dr. lot for vehicles displaying valid handicap placards.

Concessions/Dining

Food and drink will be available for purchase at Murphy Center. No outside food or drink will be allowed.

Hotel and Local Information

For more information about the area, visit the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce website at VisitRutherfordTN.com.

Media Information

Requests for credentials should be submitted via this online form.

Participating Schools

Blackman
Booker T. Washington
Clay Co.
Cleveland
East Nashville
East Robertson
Greeneville
Hampton
Hillsboro
Houston
Jackson South Side
Loretto
MAHS
Maryville
Monterey
Mt. Juliet
Oak Ridge
Oneida
Pearl Cohn
Sullivan South
Upperman
Whitehaven
Wooddale
York Institute

Region/Sectional Brackets & Results

February 28 - March 4, 2020

State Tournament Bracket Draw

Girls: March 8, 2 PM Central, Embassy Suites Hotel, Murfreesboro

Boys: March 10, 5 PM Central, Murphy Center, Murfreesboro

Brackets will be updated as teams are drawn.

Digital Tickets


Purchase advanced tickets online! Simply show the ticket on your smartphone at the gate.

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Live Video


Watch live and on-demand broadcasts of TSSAA championship events on the NFHS Network.

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Photos


Order photo keepsakes from state championship events from ActionPixTN, the official photographer of the TSSAA.

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Hall of Fame


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