Pairings announced for DWU High School Boys’ Basketball Classic

MITCHELL, S.D. – Tournament directors announced pairings for the DWU High School Boys’ Basketball Classic Friday morning.

The classic, which is Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Corn Palace, features 14 boys’ Class A and B basketball teams from around the state. Games start at 11 a.m. and run every hour and a half with the final game scheduled for 8 p.m.

Sully Buttes takes on Centerville to kick off the classic in the 11 a.m. game. At 12:30 p.m., Tri-Valley plays Mount Vernon/Plankinton, and Corsica/Stickney faces off against Castlewood at 2 p.m. Dell Rapids takes on Spearfish in the 3:30 p.m. game, and McCook Central/Montrose plays Canistota at 5 p.m. In the final two matchups of the day, Aberdeen Roncalli and Viborg/Hurley face off at 6:30 p.m., and White River squares up against James Valley Christian at 8 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students for general admission seating. Limited floor-level seats are still available for $25 by calling the Corn Palace Box Office at 605-995-8430.