By: John Raffel
TV Semifinal-Final Schedule, Radio Network Set for Girls Hoop
EAST LANSING, Mich. – March 14 – The Semifinals and Finals of the MHSAA Girls Basketball Tournament, presented by Sparrow Health, will be available to audiences on television, radio and internet platforms.
Saturday’s (March 18) Finals will be carried live on FOX Sports Detroit-PLUS and FOX Sports GO! All games will be posted to MHSAA.tv for on-demand viewing. The Semifinals will have live streaming video on MHSAA.tv.
The radio network will feature flagship station WVFN-AM (730) in East Lansing, and all games are available online at MHSAANetwork.com. All games will be available on WVFN, except for the second game of Friday’s (March 17) Class B Semifinals. The 7:50 p.m. game will not be broadcast locally due to conflicts with college basketball.
Here’s a list of stations carrying Finals games on Saturday. Consult your local listings for the exact games to be carried locally, as some stations may not air all games.
WABJ - Adrian
WQBX - Alma
WZKT - Alpena
WCBY - Cheboygan
WVFN - East Lansing (Semifinals & Finals)
WCHT - Escanaba
WDBC - Escanaba
WMJZ - Gaylord
WGHN – Grand Haven
WMAX - Grand Rapids
WGRY - Grayling
WHKB - Houghton
WWSS – Indian River
WKLA – Ludington
WTIQ - Manistique
WFDX - Marquette
WMPX - Midland
WMMI - Mt. Pleasant
WLCS - Muskegon
WMJT - Newberry
WJSM - St. Joseph
WBET – Sturgis
WQLB – Tawas City
The schedule for live streaming video of the Semifinal games on MHSAA.tv is now finalized after Tuesday’s Quarterfinals. Here’s the complete schedule
Thursday – Class C Girls Basketball Quarterfinals
Thursday – Class D Girls Basketball Quarterfinals
Friday – Class A Girls Basketball Quarterfinals
Friday – Class B Girls Basketball Quarterfinals
In addition, there will be free live video streams of all post-game press conferences, the post-game award ceremonies, the Three Point and Free Throw Shooter’s Challenges, and the presentation of the Miss Basketball Award by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan.
The continued Basketball coverage is part of six straight weekends of live MHSAA Championship coverage on MHSAA.tv and online viewers can catch every weekend of action for one low cost of $9.95. Subscribers to games this week will also be able to watch next week’s Boys Basketball Quarterfinals and Semifinals.