State B Boys' Basketball Tournament

March 15, 2018 1:00 pm - March 17, 2018 9:00 pm

The 2018 NDHSAA sponsored State Class B Boys Basketball Tournament will be held March 15-17 at the Bismarck Event Center located at 315 South 5th Street, Bismarck, ND 58504. Dave Zittleman, Activities Director for Bismarck Public Schools, will be the tournament manager.

Tournament Information

  • The state tournament is eight-team single elimination with a consolation round playing to a seventh-place game.
  • The state tournament will be seeded 1-5 with random draw determining the quarterfinal opponents of the top three seeded teams.
  • Television coverage – State Class B Boys Basketball Tournament coverage will be aired on the following television stations:

WDAY – FargoWDAZ – Grand Forks
KBMY – BismarckKMCY – Minot

Tournament Schedule
Thursday, March 15
1 p.m.              #2 seed vs. Second Random Draw
2:45 p.m.         #3 seed vs. Third Random Draw
6:30 p.m.         #1 seed vs. First Random Draw
8:15 p.m.         #4 seed vs. #5 seed

Friday, March 16
1 p.m.              Consolation Semifinal #1
2:45 p.m.         Consolation Semifinal #2
6:30 p.m.         Semifinal #1
8:15 p.m.         Semifinal #2

Saturday, March 17
1 p.m.              Seventh Place
2:45 p.m.         Fifth Place
6:00 p.m.         Third Place
8:00 p.m.         Championship

Ticket Information (Venue Charges Included)
Season Reserved:                                                     $48.00
Single Session Reserved:                                        $12.50
Adult Single Session General Admission:                       $11.50
Student Season General Admission:                    $19.50
Student Single Session General Admission:       $6.00

For more information on the NDHSAA State Class B Boys Basketball Tournament, please visit:

List of past NDHSAA Class B Boys Basketball State Champions:

NDHSAA Boys Basketball: