IHSA TV Network

IHSA State Basketball Broadcast Schedule  

The IHSA and broadcast partner Comcast SportsNet Chicago announced an expanded partnership to broadcast a variety of IHSA State Series & State Final events on CSN, including the football state championships and all 32 games from America's Original March Madness, the Girls & Boys Basketball State Tournaments. Country Financial is the presenting sponsor of all IHSA state final broadcasts. The CSN broadcast channels and schedule are below. Scroll down for further coverage by market.

   2015 IHSA Class Boys Basketball State Finals

      Friday, March 20
   
 3A Semifinal #1 - Morgan Park vs. Althoff Catholic
 Noon - CSN
 
 3A Semifinal #2 - Rockford Lutheran vs. St. Joseph
 1:45 PM - CSN+HD
 
 4A Semifinal #1 - Bolingbrook vs. Stevenson
 6:30 PM - CSN
 
 4A Semifinal #2 - Geneva vs. Normal Community
 8:00 PM - CSN
 
     
     Saturday, March 21
   
 3A Third-Place Game
 Noon - CSN  
 3A State Championship Game
 1:45 PM - CSN+HD  
 4A Third-Place Game
 6:30 PM - CSN+HD  
 4A State Championship Game
 8:00 PM - CSN+HD  
     
 * NOTE: Several IHSA Boys Basketball Championship telecasts
will air on CSN+ (in high-definition on Comcast ch. 201 in the
Chicago area & South Bend, IN…ch. 285 in Comcast’s Peoria,
Springfield, Rockford and Champaign markets…along with
AT&T U-verse homes among others); viewers are urged to visit
CSN’s CHANNEL FINDER for channel location details for ALL
games throughout the State Tournaments.

 



Comcast SportsNet Chicago is the home of the IHSA Football, Girls Basketball & Boys Basketball State Final broadcasts. Below are the stations and channels that will carry the telecasts of the 2014-15 state championships. Stations are listed by Over-The-Air demographics (i.e., the city you receive your local ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX affiliates from). Check local listings or use CSN's channel finder.

The 2014-15 television broadcasts can also be viewed online at www.IHSA.tv .


CARBONDALE/PADUCAH (KY)
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
Mediacom-22


CHAMPAIGN
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
AT&T Uverse-741
Comcast-69
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
Mediacom-17/18


CHICAGO
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
AT&T Uverse-741
Comcast-37
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
RCN-370
WOW!-38/65


EVANSVILLE (IN)
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429


PEORIA
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
Comcast-56
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
Mediacom-11/14


QUAD CITIES
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
Mediacom-40

ROCKFORD
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
Comcast-58
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
Mediacom-105


QUINCY
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
Comcast-63
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
Mediacom-22


SPRINGFIELD
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel

AT&T Uverse-741
Comcast-64
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
Mediacom-17/18


ST. LOUIS (MO)
Local Cable
Provider-Channel
Charter-223/224/825
Madison-13
Mediacom-22


TERRE HAUTE (IN)
Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Provider-Channel
DirecTV-665
Dish Network-429
Mediacom-17/22


INTERNET
All Games-www.IHSA.tv


SIMULCAST
CSN's State Football coverage will also be broadcast on the following stations in these markets:
Champaign-WCIX
Peoria-WAOE
Rockford-WTVO
Springfield-WCIX


SATELLITE COORDINATES FOR TV NEWS HIGHLIGHTS
Domestic Satellite name: Galaxy 3C 95'W
Transponder number (with slice number/letter if applicable): TX 04C Slot D
Band: ***CBAND***
Downlink Frequency: (+ Uplink Frequency if available) 3793.5V
Video Format: HD
HD Video Format: 1080i
Aspect Ratio: 16x9
MPEG#: MPEG4
Digital or Analog: Digital
Parameters:
o   Data Rate 13.864454
o   Symbol Rate 7
o   Compression Ratio 4.2.0
o   FEC Rate 2/3 8PSK MPEG 4 DVBS2