BASKETBALL

MHSA Staff Contact
Scott McDonald, Assistant Director
  ph: 406-442-6010
  e-mail - smcdonald@mhsa.org

Boys' basketball, in Montana, dates back to 1911 when the first state championship was played. Those first tournaments were sponsored by and staged on the campus, of what was known as, Montana State College in Bozeman. Four classifications evolved after 22 years of just one class. Girls' basketball had its first state champion named in 1972 and became a four classification program after the fifth year of competition.

Regular Season

Post Season Tournament Information


Important dates for the 2014-15 Season:

First Practice Day:  November 20, 2014
*First Day for Competition:
  December 5, 2014
State Tournament Dates (Girls' A and C):
March 2-7, 2014
State Tournament Dates (Combined AA, Combined B; and Boys' A and Boys' C): March 12-14, 2015

*No individual shall play in any Association basketball contest until he/she has a minimum of ten (10) days of basketball practice with at least one practice session per day on ten (10) different days (no practice permitted on Sunday) prior to the date of the first allowable game.

 
bullet 2014-15 NFHS Basketball Rule Changes
bullet 2014-15 NFHS Basketball Rule Interpretations
bullet 2014-15 MHSA Master Basketball Schedule
bullet 2014-15 Northern C Realignment
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2013-14 NFHS Basketball Legal Uniform Information

bullet 2013-14 Allowable Basketball Tournament Expenses - Approved by the MHSA Executive Board - April 2013
bullet Allowable Non-Varsity Basketball Contest Formats
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MHSA Court Diagram with Coaches Box

bullet NFHS Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention Statement
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NFHS Suggested Guidelines for Management of Concussion in Sports

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A Parents Guide to Concussions in Sports - NFHS

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MHSA Basketball Mercy Rule

bullet MHSA Approved Ball Suppliers
bullet Games Wanted / Classified Ads
bullet Reducing Brain and Spinal Injuries
bullet Standard Plan for Scheduling Six Officials and Sample Schedule for Assigning Alternates
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Master Plan for Tournaments - 8 team generic bracket

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Selection of Scorer and Timer

 

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Click here to learn how to become a Basketball Official

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2014-2015 Winter Tournament Dates and Locations for Post Season Basketball Events
 

2014-15 State Tournament Brackets
 
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2014-15 State Tournament Bracket - Class AA Boys

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2014-15 State Tournament Bracket - Class AA Girls

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2014-15 State Tournament Bracket - Class A Boys

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2014-15 State Tournament Bracket - Class A Girls

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2014-15 State Tournament Bracket - Class B Boys

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2014-15 State Tournament Bracket - Class B Girls

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2014-15 State Tournament Bracket - Class C Boys

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2014-15 State Tournament Bracket - Class C Girls

 

2013-14 State Tournament Results
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2013-14 State Tournament Results - Class AA Boys

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2013-14 State Tournament Results - Class AA Girls

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2013-14 State Tournament Results - Class A Boys

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2013-14 State Tournament Results - Class A Girls

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2013-14 State Tournament Results - Class B Boys

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2013-14 State Tournament Results - Class B Girls

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2013-14 State Tournament Results - Class C Boys

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2013-14 State Tournament Results - Class C Girls

 

 


History of All Post Season Officials

The MOA office has created a new page on the website for all of the officials who have worked in the post season dating back to the 1970's. 
Some information is incomplete,  but if you have this information, please contact Theresa in the MOA office. 

Link to past State Tournament Information

Past Champions

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Past champions boys - basketball

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Past champions girls - basketball

Handbook & Forms

bullet Basketball Tournament Financial Form - Excel
bullet MHSA Handbook - Basketball
bullet Eastern C Basketball Realignment for 2015-16 Season
bullet Instructions To and Duties of Scorers and Timers for Basketball Games
bullet Official NFHS Basketball Signal Chart
bullet Team Expense Report for both genders
bullet Team Expense Report single gender
bullet Basketball Tournament Roster - Word

Clinics and Links

2014-154 MHSA / MOA Basketball Rules Clinics are now online.  The Basketball Rules Clinics must be viewed by all coaches (Head, Assistant and Volunteer) and MOA Officials prior to December 5, 2014 to receive credit.  This clinic will remain on-line for the entire season.  Click Here and follow the appropriate links to view this clinic. 

Montana High School Records Book

 

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