The Iowa High School State Boys' Basketball tournament, which begins on Monday, March 5, will feature seven games on both Monday and Tuesday under the new schedule, the first of which will begin at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday through Friday will feature six games each, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
As such, all four Class 1A quarterfinal games & three of the four 2A quarterfinal games will be played on Monday. The remaining 2A quarterfinal, plus all four 3A and two 4A quarterfinal games will be played on Tuesday.
Wednesday will feature the remaining two 4A quarterfinals, followed by all 1A and 2A semifinals. The 1A and 2A consolation games will be played on Thursday, followed by the semifinals for both 3A and 4A. The 3A and 4A consolations will go Friday, followed by all four championship games.
Monday, March 5: First round games: 9:30am: 1A; 11:15am: 1A; 1pm: 1A; 2:45pm: 1A; 4:30pm: 2A; 6:30pm: 2A & 8:15pm: 2A
Tuesday, March 6: First round games: 9:30am: 2A; 11:15am: 3A; 1pm: 3A; 2:45pm: 3A; 4:30pm: 3A; 6:30pm: 4A & 8:15pm: 4A
Weds., March 7: First round games: 9:30am: 2A; 10:30am: 4A; 12:15pm: 4A; Semi-finals: 2pm: 1A; 3:45pm: 1A; 6:30pm: 2A; & 8:15pm: 2A
Thurs., March 8: Consulations: 10:30am: 1A; 12:15pm: 2A; Semi-finals: 2pm: 3A; 3:45pm: 3A; 6:30pm: 4A & 8:15pm: 4A
Friday, March 9: Consolations: 10:30am: 3A; 12:15pm: 4A; Championship Finals: 2pm: 1A; 3:45pm: 2A; 6:30pm: 3A & 8:15pm 4A