Watch the IHSA Boys Basketball Class 1A-4A State Finals 2024 This Week on The U & CW26

This week, The U’s IHSA coverage shifts to the IHSA Boys Basketball State Finals where you can watch the best teams in the state compete for the state title! Live from the State Farm Center in Champaign, our broadcasts begin with the Class 1A & 2A Semifinals, Thursday, March 4, followed by the Class 3A & 4A Semifinals on Friday, March 5. Then on Saturday, March 9, the final six teams will compete in the Class 1A-4A Championships LIVE on CW26.

Our broadcast team includes Matt Rodewald and Dave Bernhard as the play-by-play announcers, Kenny McReynolds and Camron Smith as analysts, and Kacy Standohar as the sideline reporter. Daris Joshua will be the game host alongside Mark Lindo in the Chicago studio.

The U is seen on WMEU, Channel 48.1 and WCIU, Channel 26.2, XFINITY 230|360, Astound TV 35, Dish 48, Spectrum Charter 191 and U-Verse 24 and YouTube TV.

CW26 is seen on WCIU, Channel 26.1, XFINITY 183/1026, Astound TV 6, Dish 26, Direct TV 26, Spectrum Charter 22/616 and U-Verse 10/1010, YouTube TV and Hulu + Live TV.

Check out the schedule below: