The girls state basketball tournament opens in Lincoln today and five games will be broadcast by Alpha Media.
St. Paul meets Wahoo in a C1 quarterfinal at 10:45 a.m. on 93.5 The Hawk. It’s the Wildcats’ first trip to Lincoln since 1993, when they won the Class B championship.
In C2, Clarkson/Leigh battles Oakland-Craig at 2 p.m. on KLIR 101. The Patriots are making their first appearance at the state tourney as a co-op.
North Bend Central and West Point-Beemer square off in C1 action at 3:45 on The Hawk. The Tigers are making their 11th trip to state and are seeking their first title since 2001.
A pair of D2 quarterfinals are on KZ-100 tonight. Humphrey St. Francis faces Sterling at 7 p.m. Flyers junior Allison Weidner is the top scorer in the tournament, averaging about 25 points per game. She’ll try to help St. Francis earn a fourth state crown.
And BDS meets Mullen at 8:45. It’s the Eagles’ third straight year in the tournament.