Again thanks to John Harrell and his spectacular basketball database. He makes it easy for all of us to get our fill of basketball facts and figures heading into the tournament. We give you some of John's best links, together with a few others to keep you on top of the latest tournament info and results.
JH SECTIONAL LINEUPS
Gives a sectional-by-sectional lineup with team records and in-season results between sectional opponents.
JH SECTIONAL PAIRINGS
The same schedule put out by the IHSAA, but with team records. Includes locations and game times with time zones.
JH SECTIONAL PICKS
This link was in our last day of coverage, but definitely worth a review & reference here.
JH PREVIEW CAPSULES
Tuesday - Wednesday - Friday - Saturday
Want to know how your team fared against their sectional opponent last time out, or the head-to-head Sagarin ratings for games in your sectional? You can get it all in the preview capsules, including coaching records, common foes, series outcome over the last five years and more for each team. Also a great resource for radio coverage. Check out the "Game Time" line to see who's broadcasting the game locally.
JH BEST RECORDS
Who has a perfect Indiana record on the line for the tournament? Just three teams, all in 4A -- Ben Davis, South Bend Washington and Jay County. An astounding 13 teams have just one misstep so far this season and 11 with two.
SAGARIN RATINGS BY SECTIONAL
A sectional-by-sectional breakdown of Jeff Sagarin's ratings. Fun to look at, but we all know that this means absolutely (practically) nothing come tournament time.
IHSAA OFFICIAL BRACKETS - 4A | 3A | 2A | 1A
Want to track the path to sectional championship night on Saturday? These printable brackets from the IHSAA will help you get it all together. You can also view the complete IHSAA State Tournament Pairings.
ONLINE GAME COVERAGE & PREVIEWS
We've got enough to get you started below, but check back Tuesday. We'll be updating this section with the latest online preview coverage.
JH GAME DAY SCORES
Catch the latest scores as they come in for posting on John Harrell's site. If you'd like to help with reporting scores, register ahead of time for John's Post Scores Board, so you can let the world know when your team gets the big win. You must be registered to even view the board, including the results and discussion that is posted there, so don't wait until the last minute to get your login.
RRR REPORT SCORES BOARD
If you don't want to register for another board, list your results on our Report Scores board. John checks it out regularly, so you can get the job done there, too.