Category Archives: Boys Basketball

MaxPreps – Ten Teams To Watch In CIAC Boys Basketball Tournament

By Ned Griffen – MaxPreps.com – It’s a bit easier compiling a list of 10 boys basketball teams to watch during the CIAC tournament than it was for girls, simply because not as many conference tournaments went as haywire. Well, all the top seeds lost in the Central Connecticut Conference quarterfinals. And, yeah, Danbury was supposedContinue Reading

Basketball Dedication Ceremony To Recognize Eight To Kick Off Tourney

CHESHIRE, Conn. – The CIAC will kick-off a weekend of basketball championships culminating the “Run to the Sun” with the 2016 Boys and Girls State Basketball Championships Dedication at The Cabaret Theater at the Mohegan Sun on Saturday March 19. The dedication ceremony on Saturday will begin the weekend of basketball at 9 a.m. byContinue Reading

CIACSports.com Launches New Live Scoreboards In Partnership With MaxPreps

CIACsports.com now features live scoreboards powered by MaxPreps that provide visitors a listing of scores in a variety of CIAC sports. The scoreboards are a convenient way to get up-to-date quickly with results from around the state in one place. Scoreboards for boys and girls basketball and boys ice hockey area available at the topContinue Reading

Basketball And Baseball Tournaments Move To Fill Brackets

At its September meeting, the CIAC Board of Control approved a joint proposal from the Boys and Girls basketball, and Baseball Committees to allow teams with a winning percentage of less than 40-percent to qualify for CIAC Tournaments in order to fill the brackets to 32 teams if fewer than 32 teams reach the 40-percentContinue Reading

Boys & Girls Basketball Committee Meeting Minutes 9/8/15

CIAC GIRLS & BOYS BASKETBALL COMMITTEE MINUTES September 8, 2015 Present:  A. Azzara, L. Corto, N. Curland, D. DiPippo, B. Healy, G. Hunt, T. Murray, F. Rossi, D. Scavone, R. Tucker, W. Zalaski, J. Canzanella, R. Crest, N. DeMartino, V. DeNuzzo, B. Fell, S. Riffle, S. Russell, M. Williamson, P. Hoey, S. Wysowski. Introductions andContinue Reading

Linked Up Winter Championships – 2015

Nearly one month exactly. That’s how long it took to crown 35 CIAC team winter champions across eight sports. The first Indoor Track & Field Class title was decided on February 23rd, and after a riveting weekend of competition at Mohegan Sun and Yale, the championships have concluded. Battling snow, cold, and mostly the competition,Continue Reading

Seven Individuals To Be Honored At CIAC Basketball Dedication

CHESHIRE, Conn. – The CIAC will kick-off a weekend of basketball championships with the 2015 Boys and Girls State Basketball Championships Dedication at The Cabaret Theater at the Mohegan Sun on Saturday March 21. The dedication ceremony on Saturday will begin the weekend of basketball at 9 a.m. by honoring seven individuals who have madeContinue Reading

CPTV Sports Winter Broadcast Schedule

The calendar (several weeks ago) turned to January and the winter sports seasons are in full swing. CPTV Sports has been providing outstanding coverage of the winter courts and rinks since the season got underway, and with more than a month remaining in the regular season it is a good time to check in onContinue Reading

2015-16 Season Limitations Changes

In August the CIAC Board of Control approved changes for the season limitations and practice dates for the 2015-16 season beginning in the fall 2015. The changes were approved after the 2014-15 CIAC Handbook went to print, therefore the on-line edition has incorrect dates listed for 2015-16. The CIAC has attempted to share the correctContinue Reading

Free Throw Changes Highlight NFHS Basketball Rule Changes

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Players in marked lane spaces will be able to move into the lane when the ball is released by the free-throw shooter beginning with the 2014-15 high school basketball season. Previously, players could not release until the ball touched the ring or backboard or until the free throw ended. This change inContinue Reading