Mar 11, 2020 1:04 PM

NSAA monitoring coronavirus situation, Boys State Basketball still on schedule

Posted Mar 11, 2020 1:04 PM

By: Dave Collins, Eagle Radio Sports Director

The Boys State Basketball Tournament will go on as scheduled Thursday according to the state's activities governing body.  

As of Wednesday morning there was no plan to cancel the highly-popular annual event that draws thousands of fans to Lincoln in March.

From the NSAA official website:

At this time, the Nebraska School Activities Association’s (NSAA) state championships and district contests will go on as scheduled.  The NSAA will continue to work with our local medical advisors, the Nebraska Department of Education, and state officials. Updates will be made when new information becomes available.